NY3704 : Miller Bridge over the River Rothay at Ambleside

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

Miller Bridge over the River Rothay at Ambleside
Miller Bridge over the River Rothay at 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)
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Tuesday, 24 November, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Paths  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
River (from Tags)
River Rothay 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 371 044 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:25.9153N 2:58.2683W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 371 044
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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River  Lake District  Arch  Arched  Bridge  Footbridge  19th Century  Victorian  Nineteenth Century  Stone  Slate  English Heritage  Grade II  Listed Building  Path  Footpath 

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