NY3768 : Longtown Bridge

taken 13 years ago, near to Longtown, Cumbria, Great Britain

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Longtown Bridge
Longtown Bridge
View of the 18th century bridge from upstream. The river is in spate after heavy rain. Longtown has a somewhat turbulent history, being very close to the Scottish border. The area was often raided for cattle and other goods by the Border Reivers. Longtown has the largest sheep market in England.
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Date Taken
Friday, 24 October, 2008   (more nearby)
Saturday, 25 October, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 377 688 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:0.6341N 2:58.4665W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 378 689
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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