TQ7468 : Rochester: Rochester Bridge

taken 4 years ago, near to Rochester, Medway, Great Britain

Rochester: Rochester Bridge
Rochester: Rochester Bridge
There has been a bridge across the Medway here for centuries. The current bridge serving westbound traffic was built in 1914 and that is the most prominent bridge in this picture. Immediately behind it is the second road bridge, opened in April 1970, alleviating the severe congestion experienced here on what was the main A2 between London and north Kent. Behind both of these, we can also see the substantial girders of the railway bridge.

The bridge is managed by the Rochester Bridge Trust, whose website is here: LinkExternal link
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TQ7468, 1153 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 29 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 6 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Roads, Road transport  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7405 6887 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.5304N 0:30.0168E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 7413 6857
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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River  Bridge 

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