SD7579 : Ribblehead Viaduct

taken 10 years ago, near to Ribblehead, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Ribblehead Viaduct.
Ribblehead Viaduct.
The 24 arch and 104 feet high Ribblehead Viaduct is a quarter of a mile long and each sixth pier was designed with increased strength. The first stone was laid by William H.Ashwell on october the 12th 1870. The piers were sunk 25 feet below moor level and set in concrete in order to provide a suitable foundation.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 26 February, 2007
Category
Viaduct   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 759 795 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:12.6399N 2:22.2610W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 757 795
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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