NZ3166 : Willington Gut and the viaduct

taken 4 months ago, near to Willington, North Tyneside, Great Britain

Willington Gut and the viaduct
Willington Gut and the viaduct
The viaduct was built to carry the railway over Willington Dene in 1839. In 1984 it was incorporated into the Tyneside Metro. In total there are seven arches, spanning 319m (1048 feet). The unromantically named Willington Gut runs along the bottom of the dene into the River Tyne a short distance away. In recent years, the Dene has been landscaped and a footpath made along the stream. It used to be a very industrial landscape.
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NZ3166, 105 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 9 March, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 13 March, 2020
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Railways 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3157 6666 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:59.6117N 1:30.4860W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3147 6675
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Railway Viaduct  Tyneside Metro  Stream  Dene  Footpath  Reclaimed Industrial Site 

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