Cut Mark On Barden Railway Bridge On Leeds Liverpool Canal – Burnley, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 48.356 W 002° 14.657
30U E 549766 N 5962195
Quick Description: This cut mark is on the side of the stone abutments of girder railway bridge 132A on the Leeds Liverpool Canal.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/17/2015 10:54:38 AM
Waymark Code: WMN85W
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Meirion
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Long Description:
The canal is 127.25 miles long and flows from the inland woollen town of Leeds to the coastal sea port of Liverpool, crossing the Pennines along the way. Work on the canal started in 1770 and built in a number of sections and was finally completed in 1816.

The cut mark is next to the towpath and on the 3rd stone up from the ground and is in good condition.

The following details were obtained from the OS website and typing the following coordinates 53,48,21.38,W,2,14,39.44.

Square EastingNorthingMark typeDescriptionHeightOrderDatumVerified yearLevelling yearMetres above ground
SD84003422CUT MARK ABUT RLY BR S SIDE CANAL E FACE 128.1783'N'1961-0.700

Type of Trigpoint: Cut Bench Mark

Condition: Good

Number on Flush Bracket: N/A

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