SD5064 : Halton bridge

taken 12 years ago, near to Halton, Lancashire, Great Britain

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Halton bridge
Halton bridge
This bridge was built in 1913 to connect Halton village with its station, on the opposite side of the river. It is the third bridge on this site, and was built using parts of the old (1861) `Greyhound' Midland Railway bridge in Lancaster SD4762.
The railway closed in 1966 but it was many years before the bridge was refurbished to its current state. It now provides a useful short cut to the M6.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Monday, 23 February, 2009
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 503 646 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.5275N 2:45.6359W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 502 646
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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