Cut Mark On Bridge 159 On Leeds Liverpool Canal – West Marton, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 56.369 W 002° 09.448
30U E 555306 N 5977117
Quick Description: This cut mark is on the side of bridge 159 on the Leeds Liverpool Canal.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/4/2015 11:16:56 AM
Waymark Code: WMN6G7
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben
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Long Description:
The bridge known as South Field Bridge was built around 1796 when the canal was extended from Gargrave to Burnley. The cut mark is on the a stone to the right of the outer edge of the bridge which is painted white.

The following details were obtained from the OS website and typing the following coordinates 53,55,44.80,W,2,10,26.75.

Square EastingNorthingMark typeDescriptionHeightOrderDatumVerified yearLevelling yearMetres above ground
SD88764927CUT MARKSOUTH FIELD BR 0.9M SE ARCHWAY 141.0103'N'1962-1.200

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

Condition: Good

Number on Flush Bracket: N/A

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