TM1444 : New railway bridge near Ipswich

taken 5 years ago, near to Chantry, Suffolk, Great Britain

New railway bridge near Ipswich
New railway bridge near Ipswich
The bridge seen here takes a new freight line across the River Gipping. The line, opened in April 2014, is known as the "Bacon factory curve" and permits freight trains from the expanding Felixstowe port to the Midlands and North to avoid reversing in Ipswich freight yard as they used to. For more details see LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Friday, 15 August, 2014
Geographical Context
River (from Tags)
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway Infrastructure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1415 4496 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:3.6963N 1:7.3550E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 1410 4491
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Railway Bridge 

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