Cut Mark On Bridge 149 On Leeds Liverpool Canal – Foulridge, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 53.399 W 002° 10.346
30U E 554388 N 5971598
Quick Description: This cut mark is on the side of bridge 149 on the Leeds Liverpool Canal.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/4/2015 8:40:05 AM
Waymark Code: WMN6EZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben
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Long Description:
The bridge known as Mill Hill Bridge, was built as an accommodation bridge for a nearby farm around 1796 when the canal was extended from Gargrave to Burnley. The outer edge of the arch of the bridge is painted white and the cut mark on a number of nearby bridges been painted black which really makes them stand out. In this case however it has been cut to the right of the arch and is unpainted.

The following details were obtained from the OS website and typing the following coordinates 53,53,23.94,W,2,10,20.78.

Square EastingNorthingMark typeDescriptionHeightOrderDatumVerified yearLevelling yearMetres above ground
SD88764377CUT MARKPARA MILL HILL BR S FACE E SIDE CANAL 150.1933'N'1962-1.200


The bridge is accessible by walking along the canal towpath from Foulridge.
Type of Trigpoint: Cut Bench Mark

Condition: Good

Number on Flush Bracket: N/A

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