SH7877 : Two bridges, Conwy

taken 6 years ago, near to Gyffin, Conwy, Great Britain

Two bridges, Conwy
Two bridges, Conwy
In the forefront is Thomas Telford's famous suspension bridge over the Conwy river. The bridge stands next to Conwy Castle. The bridge was completed in 1826 and replaced the ferry at the same point. Telford matched the bridge's supporting towers with the castle's turrets. The Conwy bridge runs alongside the wrought iron tubular railway bridge built by Robert Stephenson.
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SH7877, 1693 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 12 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Roads, Road transport  Railways 
Person (from Tags)
Thomas Telford 
Place (from Tags)
Conwy Castle 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 784 774 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.8250N 3:49.4354W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 784 775
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Suspension Bridge  Railway Bridge 

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