SJ2870 : The Flintshire Bridge

taken 5 years ago, near to Wepre, Flintshire/Sir y Fflint, Great Britain

The Flintshire Bridge
The Flintshire Bridge
Flintshire Bridge
The Flintshire Bridge is a 294 m long cable-stayed bridge spanning the Dee Estuary in North Wales. The bridge links Flint and Connah's Quay to the shore north of the River Dee at the southern end of the Wirral Peninsula. The bridge cost 55million to construct.
The bridge was officially opened in 1998 by Queen Elizabeth II. It carries part of the A548 road and has been nicknamed 'the bridge to nowhere' by locals.
It is the largest asymmetric cable-stayed bridge in the whole of Britain.
A548 Road
The A548 runs 53 miles from Llanrwst to Chester. LinkExternal link
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SJ2870, 69 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 February, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 6 July, 2015
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 2866 7077 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:13.7495N 3:4.2082W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 2838 7047
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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