SJ8762 : Morris Bridge at Congleton, Cheshire

taken 3 years ago, near to Hightown, Cheshire, Great Britain

Morris Bridge at Congleton, Cheshire
Morris Bridge at Congleton, Cheshire
Bridge No 76 across the Macclesfield Canal is a turnover (or roving or snake) bridge which carries the towpath to the other side of the canal. Horses did not need to be unhitched from the boats when using these cunningly designed (and attractive) bridges.

See Ray's picture from the other side: SJ8762 : Snake Bridge no 76, Macclesfield Canal
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SJ8762, 96 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 9 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 16 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8701 6224 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:9.4277N 2:11.7430W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8703 6224
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Canal Bridge  Roving Bridge 

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