SJ6703 : Abraham Darby's Iron Bridge

taken 4 years ago, near to Ironbridge, Telford And Wrekin, Great Britain

Abraham Darby's Iron Bridge
Abraham Darby's Iron Bridge
Built in 1779, this was a revolutionary structure in its day, being the first to use cast iron in its construction. It's built largely with carpentry techniques, so people who know about these things tell me, because the builders of the time were more used to working with timber. Photographed on medium format film using a Mamiya C330 twin lens camera on a tripod.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 22 January, 2016
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Industry 
Place (from Tags)
Ironbridge 
Taken (from Tags)
Night 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bridge 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 6723 0339 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:37.6363N 2:29.1338W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 6721 0342
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Iron Bridge  Cast Iron Bridge  Film Photography  Medium Format  Night Photography 

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