NX9666 : New Abbey Pow, New Abbey Bridge

taken 8 years ago, near to New Abbey, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

New Abbey Pow, New Abbey Bridge
New Abbey Pow, New Abbey Bridge
Looking upstream towards New Abbey Bridge, a Category B listed building by which the A710 passes over New Abbey Pow. The bridge is dated 1715 and was repaired in 1815 following a flood (LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings)

The name 'Pow or 'Poll' refers to a slow-moving burn or ditch-like stream (LinkExternal link Collins Dictionary)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 14 February, 2013   (more nearby)
Monday, 18 February, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 9622 6629 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.8219N 3:37.3876W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 9624 6628
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Other Tags
Poll  Burn  Pow  Stream  Bridge  Road Bridge  18th Century  Eighteenth Century  Category B  Listed Building 

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