TQ5776 : Queen Elizabeth II Bridge from downstream

taken 4 years ago, near to Dartford Crossing, Thurrock, Great Britain

Queen Elizabeth II Bridge from downstream
Queen Elizabeth II Bridge from downstream
Seen against the sunset from PS Waverley, returning to Tower Pier from an excursion to Southend and Gravesend.

For a view from upstream and further details see TQ5676 : Queen Elizabeth II Bridge - northern piers from upstream.
Queen Elizabeth II bridge

The Queen Elizabeth II Bridge is a 137m high and 812m long cable-stayed road bridge across the River Thames, part of the Dartford Crossing on the A282 (M25 motorway link). It was opened in 1991 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Wikipedia LinkExternal link

A282 Road

The A282 is a 4.5 mile long road that includes the Dartford Crossing across the River Thames between Essex and Kent. It forms part of the London Orbital connecting junctions 2 and 31 of the M25.
LinkExternal link

River Thames

The River Thames rises at Thames Head in Gloucestershire on the slopes of the Cotswolds and flows generally eastward to its mouth near Southend in Essex. At 215 miles long it is one of the longest rivers in Britain, and the longest entirely within England. It is one of the most important rivers in Britain. LinkExternal link

Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Tiger and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TQ5776, 171 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 27 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 28 September, 2018
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 570 764 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.9147N 0:15.5359E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 578 758
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Bridge  Cable-Stayed Bridge  Dartford Crossing 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image Type (about): cross grid 
This page has been viewed about 32 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
thumbs up icon
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register