TL1998 : Nene Viaduct, Peterborough

taken 2 years ago, near to Orton Longueville, Peterborough, Great Britain

Nene Viaduct, Peterborough
Nene Viaduct, Peterborough
The Nene Viaduct spans the River Nene just south of Peterborough station. It was built by Sir William Cubitt (17851861) and his son Joseph Cubitt (1811-1872) for the Great Northern Railway (GNR) and was completed in 1849. A Grade II listed structure, it is the last remaining cast iron bridge on a British main railway line. The steel bridge next to the viaduct was constructed in 1924 when the East Coast Main Line (ECML) was doubled to four tracks.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 1 April, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 17 April, 2017
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  City, Town centre  Railways 
Primary Subject of Photo
Viaduct 
Railway (from Tags)
East Coast Main Line  East Coast Mainline 
River (from Tags)
Nene 
Place (from Tags)
Peterborough 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 1903 9814 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:34.0844N 0:14.7145W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 1903 9816
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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