2015

SJ7898 : Centenary Bridge

taken 9 years ago, near to Salford, England

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Centenary Bridge
Centenary Bridge
Built in 1994 to celebrate the centenary of the Manchester Ship Canal, it was the first low level bridge to be built across the canal since it opened. It was the first to use a lift mechanism rather than a swinging span.

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Geographical Context: Suburb, Urban fringe Roads, Road transport Canals Bridge: Road Over Canal Lifting Date: 1994 Road: A576 other tags: Manchester Ship Canal Centenary Bridge Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Centenary Bridge [24] · Centenary Lift Bridge [9] Title Clusters: · Centenary Bridge [5] ·
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SJ7898, 119 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Alan Murray-Rust   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 12 May, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 16 May, 2015
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 785 982 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.8209N 2:19.5170W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 785 980
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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