SW5838 : The railway viaduct at Angarrack

taken 7 years ago, near to Angarrack, Cornwall, Great Britain

The railway viaduct at Angarrack
The railway viaduct at Angarrack
The original viaduct at Angarrack was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel for the west Cornwall Railway and was built wholly of timber on stone footings. It was nearly 800 feet (240 m) long and 100 feet (30 m) high. The present viaduct of roughly the same dimensions was an entirely new replacement structure and opened by the Great Western Railway in 1885. Its eleven stone arches each have a span of 56.5 feet (17.2 m).

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Date Taken
Monday, 22 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 30 August, 2011
Railway viaduct   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 5845 3807 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:11.5960N 5:23.1380W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 5835 3815
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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