SE8211 : Vazon sliding bridge, Keadby Canal Junction

taken 7 years ago, near to Keadby, North Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Vazon sliding bridge, Keadby Canal Junction
Vazon sliding bridge, Keadby Canal Junction
A 2004 replacement of the original 1925 battery operated sliding bridge that crosses the Stainforth & Keadby Canal. The bridge slides to the right along the rails that can be seen. Two of three EWS class 66 locomotives that were crossing the bridge are visible. The view was taken from a publicly accessible area. In the background are two exhaust stacks on the Keadby combined cycle gas turbine power station.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 15 June, 2014
Geographical Context
Railways  Canals 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bridge 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 8260 1146 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:35.5931N 0:45.2100W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 8259 1145
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Movable Bridge  Diesel Locomotives  Power Station 

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