SJ3833 : White Mill Bridge north-west of Tetchill, Shropshire

taken 3 years ago, near to Tetchill, Shropshire, Great Britain

White Mill Bridge north-west of Tetchill, Shropshire
White Mill Bridge north-west of Tetchill, Shropshire
Looking north through the arch of White Mill Bridge, No 61 across the Llangollen Canal south-west of Tetchill. It is an accommodation bridge with no public access into adjacent fields.
Accommodation Bridges
When the canals (or railways) were built in the 18th and 19th centuries, they were often routed in such a way that farmers and other landowners had their land bisected, so bridges had to be provided to allow access to fields on both sides of the canal. These bridges are frequently referred to as accommodation bridges, and however solid and well constructed, often don't lead anywhere except from one field to another.
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Date Taken
Monday, 21 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 16 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3868 3327 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:53.6019N 2:54.7742W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3867 3325
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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