SX4561 : Tavy Bridge

taken 6 years ago, near to Landulph, Cornwall, Great Britain

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Tavy Bridge
Tavy Bridge
Although this is very similar to SX4561 : Crossing the Tavy and SX4561 : Railway Bridge over the River Tavy, it was taken from lower down nearer the edge of the estuary.

The listed building description at LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) make it clear that the central section, across the deep-water channel, is composed of eight arches of iron carried on 7 pairs of iron-clad circular piers, while at each end there are stone viaducts, made up of two arches at the far end and seven at this end. The line, originally the Plymouth Devonport South-Western Junction Railway to Lydford, opened in 1890; as the Tamar Valley Line, it now only goes as far as Gunnislake.
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SX4561, 38 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 February, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 17 February, 2014
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Railways  Estuary, Marine 
River (from Tags)
Tavy 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 4506 6134 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:25.8849N 4:10.9749W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 4506 6127
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Viaduct  Railway Bridge  Listed Structure  Estuary  Mud  Stones 

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