2005

NZ3154 : The Victoria Viaduct

taken 19 years ago, near to Shiney Row, Sunderland, England

The Victoria Viaduct
The Victoria Viaduct
"An impressive and dramatic railway viaduct spanning the River Wear on ten arches, near Fatfield.  It was based on the Roman bridge at Alcantara, in Spain, and was opened in 1838 on the day of Queen Victoria's Coronation.  The bridge linked the Durham Junction Railway with the industrial and commercial districts on the north and south sides of the river." (from Sunderland C.C. website)

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Category: Viaduct
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Fatfield Bridge [9] · Victoria Viaduct [8] ·
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NZ3154, 47 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Alan Fearon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 19 November, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 20 November, 2005
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 319 545 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:53.0544N 1:30.2573W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 319 543
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