SU0826 : Clapper bridge, Bishopstone

taken 10 years ago, near to Stratford Tony, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Clapper bridge, Bishopstone
Clapper bridge, Bishopstone
Probably 17th or 18th century. It consists of three large limestone slabs supported on piers, with grooves for hatches. Good example of this type of bridge.

The bridge crosses the River Ebble - looking upstream.
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Date Taken
Monday, 12 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 19 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0837 2642 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:2.2248N 1:52.9201W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0838 2642
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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