NX9676 : Old bridge and weir

taken 5 years ago, near to Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Old bridge and weir
Old bridge and weir
One of Scotland's oldest surviving bridges spans the River Nith. The present sandstone bridge (on the site of an earlier one built by the Lady Devorgilla) dates from around 1430, but was reconstructed after flood damage in 1620 and reduced from nine to six arches in 1794 after the river had been narrowed by land reclamation to create the Whitesands, from where this picture was taken. LinkExternal link
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Fractal Angel and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NX9676, 146 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 13 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 23 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 968 761 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:4.1162N 3:37.0568W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 972 759
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Bridge 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 54 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register