TQ1059 : Plaque on Downside Bridge

taken 4 years ago, near to Stoke D'abernon, Surrey, Great Britain

Plaque on Downside Bridge
Plaque on Downside Bridge
It reads:
"This plaque was unveiled by the chairman of the Urban District Council of Esher in the County of Surrey (Councillor Alan E.A. Charlton F.C.A.) on the 1st November 1971 to commemorate the construction of this bridge which replaces a nine-arch bridge built in 1786 and destroyed by severe floods in September 1968."

See LinkExternal link for a picture of the old bridge.

See LinkExternal link for an account of the floods.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Monday, 30 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 107 594 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:19.4035N 0:24.7628W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 106 594
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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