Cut Mark With rivet On Bridge 161 On Leeds Liverpool Canal – East Marton, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 57.211 W 002° 08.387
30U E 556448 N 5978692
Quick Description: This cut mark with rivet is on the side of double arched bridge 161 on the Leeds Liverpool Canal.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/4/2015 12:35:36 PM
Waymark Code: WMN6GQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben
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Long Description:
This double arched bridge carries the main A59 road. The top arch carries the bridge and the lower arch over the canal is a strainer arch that supports the road bridge. It was built around 1796 when the canal was extended from Gargrave to Burnley. The cut mark is to the right of the outer edge of the bridge which is painted white. The cut mark is in excellent condition except the right hand downward arrow head, which is almost invisible.

The following details were obtained from the OS website and typing the following coordinates 53,57,12.66,W,2,8,23.23.

Square EastingNorthingMark typeDescriptionHeightOrderDatumVerified yearLevelling yearMetres above ground
SD90925084CUT MARKDOUBLE ARCHED BR S FACE 141.0683'N'1962-1.400

Type of Trigpoint: Cut Bench Mark with Rivet

Condition: Good

Number on Flush Bracket: N/A

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