SK4630 : Pipe bridge over the River Trent near Sawley

taken 9 months ago, near to Sawley, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Pipe bridge over the River Trent near Sawley
Pipe bridge over the River Trent near Sawley
This carries the Leicester Pipe of the Derwent Valley Aqueduct over the River Trent. Built in the early part of the 20th century, it consists of a single span bowstring girder on cast iron supports. It carries two pipes, of 33 inch and 36 inch diameter.
View from the south west showing the complete bridge. The LCWW plaque LinkExternal link is on the arch spanning between the two main girders.
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SK4630, 87 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 7 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 10 January, 2018
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Water resources 
Aqueduct (from Tags)
Water Supply 
Period (from Tags)
Early 20th Century 
River (from Tags)
Trent 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4622 3087 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:52.3995N 1:18.8851W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 4620 3081
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Pipe Bridge  Bowstring Girder Bridge 

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