SJ9090 : Carrington Bridge

taken 6 years ago, near to Bredbury, Stockport, Great Britain

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Carrington Bridge
Carrington Bridge
The bridge takes Carrington Road over the River Goyt. the road was formerly the A560 but following the building of the M60 motorway from Portwood to Denton the road was renumbered B6104. The view is from an adjacent footbridge SJ9090 : Footbridge over River Goyt.

SJ9090 : Keystone CH 1864.
River Goyt
The Goyt rises on the moors of Axe Edge, near the Cat and Fiddle Inn. It runs from the Errwood and Fernilee reservoirs, north of Buxton to Stockport where it joins the River Tame LinkExternal link to form the Mersey.

It is also fed by the River Etherow which flows from the Woodhead reservoirs and joins near Marple Bridge, the River Sett which joins at New Mills and Todd Brook which joins at Horwich End.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 17 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Roads, Road transport 
River (from Tags)
Goyt 
Road (from Tags)
B6104  A560 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9080 9096 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.9218N 2:8.3929W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9079 9095
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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