SJ9922 : Essex Bridge

taken 7 years ago, near to Great Haywood, Staffordshire, Great Britain

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Essex Bridge
Essex Bridge
Fourteen-span packhorse bridge over the River Trent between Shugborough and Great Haywood. Built between 1600 and 1649 by The Earl of Essex and originally 43-spans long. At 100 yards, it is the longest surviving packhorse bridge in England, grade 1 Listed and Scheduled Ancient Monument.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 6 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 10 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9952 2256 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:48.0359N 2:0.5136W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9948 2256
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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River Trent  Packhorse Bridge  Scheduled Ancient Monument  Grade I Listed 

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