Close Up of Toppled Pier

  • Description

    "This pier once carried the South Durham and Lancashire Railway from Bishop Auckland to Barnard Castle over the River Gaunless and was built in 1862. It was designed by Thomas Bouch who is best remembered for the Tay Bridge disaster. This bridge however successfully served its purpose and was demolished when the railway was abandoned. See [[61927]] and [[60488]] for accompanying pictures." Photo by Mick Garratt, 2008.
  • Owner

    Mick Garratt
  • Source

    Geograph (Geograph)
  • License

    What does this mean? Creative Commons License
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/954290
    Resource type: Image
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 11 months ago
    Viewed: 228 times
    Picture Taken: 2008-09-07
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