TQ2877 : Chelsea Bridge, from a moving train on Grosvenor Bridge

taken 6 years ago, near to Chelsea, Kensington And Chelsea, Great Britain

Chelsea Bridge, from a moving train on Grosvenor Bridge
Chelsea Bridge, from a moving train on Grosvenor Bridge
River Thames
The River Thames rises at Thames Head in Gloucestershire on the slopes of the Cotswolds and flows generally eastward to its mouth near Southend in Essex. At 215 miles long it is one of the longest rivers in Britain. It is one of the most important rivers in Britain. LinkExternal link
Chelsea Bridge
The original bridge on this site was a toll bridge called Victoria Bridge, opened in 1857. It was made toll free in 1879 and renamed Chelsea Bridge in 1926.
The present bridge, a self anchored suspension bridge, was opened in 1937 and is 213 meres long, with a longest span of 101 metres. It is a Grade II listed structure. LinkExternal link
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TQ2877, 841 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 28 November, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 December, 2011
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  City, Town centre 
Place (from Tags)
River Thames 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2855 7779 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.0677N 0:9.0023W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2872 7780
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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