2011

SP7993 : Ford at Medbourne

taken 13 years ago, near to Medbourne, Leicestershire, England

Ford at Medbourne
Ford at Medbourne
This is an irish bridge ford found on the Medbourne Brook, a tributary of the River Welland close to the church at Medbourne.
Irish bridge :: SK8039

An irish bridge is a multi-culverted ford. At normal water levels the water-course passes through the culverts and under the road but at times of high water levels the watercourse passes over the road creating a true ford.
In common with french windows and english muffins irish bridge is not usually capitalised and that is the format I have used throughout.


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Photographer
John Walton   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 23 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 July, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 799 930 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:31.7573N 0:49.4094W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 799 930
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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