SD7506 : Prestolee Pack Bridge

taken 9 years ago, near to Kearsley, Bolton, Great Britain

Prestolee Pack Bridge
Prestolee Pack Bridge
(See also SD7506 : Prestolee Bridge(s))

Prestolee Bridge is an eighteenth century pack bridge. Until the canal was built, pack horses were the only form of transport available to industries and this was part of the main route from Bolton to Manchester. It is only 5 feet wide.

The bridge was granted Grade II listed status in 1986.
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SD7506, 200 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 November, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 15 November, 2010
Category
River bridge   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 75136 06257 [1m precision]
WGS84: 53:33.1409N 2:22.6057W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 75116 06271
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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