SK5804 : Great Central Railway bridge

taken 11 years ago, near to Leicester, Great Britain

Great Central Railway bridge
Great Central Railway bridge
This railway bridge over canal near centre of Leicester was known locally as the Bowstring Bridge. It originally carried the Great Central Railway into Leicester Central station.

The bridge was demolished in 2009 to make way for a sports centre. More information about it can be found at LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 September, 2007   (more nearby)
Saturday, 23 August, 2008
Bridges > Railway bridge (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 580 041 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:37.9045N 1:8.6509W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 580 040
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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