SD7784 : Dent Head Viaduct

taken 1 month ago, near to Stone House, Cumbria, Great Britain

Dent Head Viaduct
Dent Head Viaduct
Settle to Carlisle railway line
The Settle to Carlisle Line is a 73 mile long main railway line in northern England. It was constructed in the 1870s. It is generally recognised as one of the most attractive railway lines in the country as it crosses the Yorkshire Dales.
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Dent Head Viaduct
10 arches, 100 ft high, 199 yards long.
Dent Head Viaduct was built between 1869 and 1875 for the Midland Railway Company and carries the Settle to Carlisle Railway across the head of Dentdale. The viaduct is built from massive blocks of Dent marble and crosses over the quarry that produced it.
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SD7784, 136 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 October, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 26 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Railways 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7778 8440 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:15.2873N 2:20.5534W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7844 8378
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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