SD4663 : Folly Railway Bridge construction

taken 5 years ago, near to Torrisholme, Lancashire, Great Britain

Folly Railway Bridge construction
Folly Railway Bridge construction
This will carry the Heysham to M6 link road over the West Coast Main Line. The bridge will also span a diverted Folly Lane, seen in the foreground.
This is the eastern abutment. On the right, the last pairs of steel bridge beams have been aligned end-to-end on pedestals, so they can be welded together. The mobile crane has been used to align the beams. A larger one will be needed to lift the beams onto the abutments.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 November, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 16 November, 2014
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Construction, Development 
Bridge (from Tags)
Under Construction 
Primary Subject of Photo
Construction 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4677 6388 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.0855N 2:48.8917W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4676 6383
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Bridge Abutment  Steel Beams  Heysham to M6 Link Road 

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