2014

NZ1456 : Viaduct over Fogoes Burn

taken 10 years ago, near to Burnopfield, County Durham, England

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Viaduct over Fogoes Burn
Viaduct over Fogoes Burn
Constructed in 1867 and running from Swalwell on the River Tyne up to Consett, the Derwent Valley railway finally closed in 1963. The footway on the line of the old railway has been converted into a cycleway and forms part of National Cycle Network route 14.

The terrain is difficult, and this massive viaduct over a tributary of the River Derwent is one of four viaducts along the course of the line.

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Geographical Context: Paths Railways Woodland, Forest other tags: National Cycle Network Footpath Cycle Path Woodland Viaduct Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Derwent Valley Railway [7] · Old Railway [6] Title Clusters: · Viaduct over Fogoes Burn [3] ·
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NZ1456, 84 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Oliver Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 28 February, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 4 March, 2014
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 1479 5649 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:54.1750N 1:46.2531W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 14775 56480
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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