SD0798 : Drigg Holme Packhorse Bridge

taken 5 years ago, near to Gubbergill, Cumbria, Great Britain

Drigg Holme Packhorse Bridge
Drigg Holme Packhorse Bridge, taken 5 years ago
The Drigg Holme packhorse bridge, originally known as Oxholme bridge, has carried travellers across the Irt since medieval times and was on a well known packhorse route from Ravenglass north through Drigg. The existing bridge carries a stone which is dated 1772, has a 39 foot span and is 70 inches between the parapets.
Source of info: Drigg village public information board.
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Geograph (Fourth Visitor for SD0798)
Date Taken
Saturday, 4 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 7 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Paths 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 077 987 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:22.5300N 3:25.3454W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 077 986
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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