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Lister Park Stone Footpath Bridge - Bradford, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 48.877 W 001° 46.550
30U E 580597 N 5963590
Quick Description: This may not be the biggest bridge in the world, but as an arch bridge it successfully supports pedestrians and cyclists as they pass over a small stream.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/11/2013 2:22:43 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ8QG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member veritas vita
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Long Description:
Lister Park is one of Bradford’s largest parks, and in 2006 it was given the prestigious award of Britain’s Best Park, and was also nominated for Best Park in Europe.

On the Northern side of the park is a landscaped garden area with streams and an artificial waterfall. At this point the stream leads away from the waterfall and passes under the bridge supporting the public path. From here the stream feeds the boating lake.

One side of the bridge has a rather pointed arch compared to the other side.
Length of bridge: 7 feet

Height of bridge: 3 feet

What type of traffic does this bridge support?: Pedestrians and bikes

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
Small stream in a public park


Is the bridge still in service for its original purpose?: Yes

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Unnamed footpath

Location:
Bradford, West Yorkshire


Date constructed: Not listed

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