SD0798 : Drigg Holme Packhorse Bridge

taken 6 years ago, near to Gubbergill, Cumbria, Great Britain

Drigg Holme Packhorse Bridge
Drigg Holme Packhorse Bridge
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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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
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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