NY3704 : River Rothay and Miller Bridge, Ambleside

taken 5 years ago, near to Ambleside, Cumbria, Great Britain

River Rothay and Miller Bridge, Ambleside
River Rothay and Miller Bridge, Ambleside
The Rothay is a spate river whose level can rise dramatically during, or after, periods of heavy rainfall. The original Miller Bridge was downstream of here and led straight to the major employer of the mill. That bridge was swept away by a flood in 1884 (as were the other bridges over the Rothay) and was replaced by this single arched bridge made of local slate. It is a grade II listed building (English Heritage Building ID: 450576 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings).
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Date Taken
Friday, 20 November, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 24 November, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G3 
River (from Tags)
River Rothay 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 370 044 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:25.9152N 2:58.2776W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 371 044
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Lake District  River  Arched  Footbridge  English Heritage  Victorian  Stone  Slate  19th Century  Grade II  Nineteenth Century  Listed Building  Bridge 

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