NZ8911 : Whitby Harbour Bridge

taken 13 years ago, near to Whitby, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Whitby Harbour Bridge
Whitby Harbour Bridge
Whitby Harbour Bridge with the inner harbour beyond and the outer harbour in the foreground. The bridge is of the double leaf bascule type. Each leaf lifts up from the middle, pivoting on the pier to which it is attached. Access to the inner harbour for small cargoe ships or high-masted boats required the bridge to be lifted at considerable delay to vehicles crossing the river at this point. The new high level bridge further upstream has now removed through traffci from this bottleneck.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Robert Neilson 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
NZ8911, 1348 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 25 October, 2004   (more nearby)
Friday, 23 February, 2007
Bridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 899 110 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:29.1833N 0:36.8279W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 897 114
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 48 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register