SJ8097 : The Detroit Swing Bridge

taken 6 years ago, 3 km from Trafford Park, Trafford, Great Britain

The Detroit Swing Bridge
The Detroit Swing Bridge
The Detroit Bridge is something of a landmark in Salford Quays. The 80-metre long former railway bridge was moved and converted to a footbridge during the redevelopment of Salford Docks as they were transformed into Salford Quays. The bridge now crosses the Huron and Erie Basins, linking the residential area around Ontario Basin with Harbour City and MediaCityUK.

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SJ8097, 797 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 29 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 31 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Canals  Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8072 9737 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.3623N 2:17.5158W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8050 9725
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Night Scene  Salford Quays  Salford Docks  Bridge  Footbridge  Foot Bridge  Swingbridge  Swing Bridge 

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