SP5203 : The Mathematical Bridge

taken 10 years ago, near to Kennington, Oxfordshire, Great Britain

The Mathematical Bridge
The Mathematical Bridge
This bridge was constructed in 1924 by the Thames Conservancy as part of a general reconstruction of the lock, weirs, and surrounding area. The design was by their Chief Engineer, G. J. Griffiths, M.I.C.E., dated November 1923. It appears to have been a conscious copy, at a reduced scale, of the bridge at Queens' College Cambridge, and the Iffley bridge was even called Newton's Bridge, in perpetuation of the false attribution of the Queens' bridge.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 11 November, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 30 December, 2007
Category
Footbridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 52560 03653 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:43.7482N 1:14.4231W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 52560 03653
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