SU2068 : Road over former railway [1]

taken 1 year ago, near to Marlborough, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Road over former railway [1]
Road over former railway [1]
The bridge carries London Road (A4) over the Chiseldon and Marlborough Railway Path which is the trackbed of the former Swindon, Marlborough and Andover Railway later the Midland and South Western Junction Railway. Services ceased in 1961.
In addition to this through railway, Marlborough was also served by a branch line from the GWR main line at Savernake. The intertwined history of the two lines is well detailed by Wikipedia at: LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Monday, 17 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Thursday, 20 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Paths  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport  Railways 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 2010 6888 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:25.1149N 1:42.7404W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 2011 6890
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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