SJ4066 : The Bridge of Sighs at Night

taken 6 years ago, near to Chester, Cheshire, Great Britain

The Bridge of Sighs at Night
The Bridge of Sighs at Night
The Bridge of Sighs, so called because it linked Northgate Jail with a chapel in the Bluecoat school across the Chester Canal.
Condemned prisoners were taken there for the last rites of the Church before the hangman played fast and loose with the Sixth Commandment.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 22 December, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 10 February, 2012
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Canals 
Former (from Tags)
Canal Bridge 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4038 6668 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:11.6308N 2:53.6298W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 4040 6668
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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