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Brabyns Park Footbridge - Marple Bridge, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 24.445 W 002° 03.798
30U E 562268 N 5918001
Quick Description: This single arch stone foot bridge carries a public footpath over a small stream in Brabyns Park.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/10/2019 1:47:10 PM
Waymark Code: WM10HH0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
Views: 1

Long Description:

Brabyns Park was formerly the grounds of Brabyns Hall a now demolished mansion house. It was purchased by Cheshire County Council after the last owner of the estate died and turned into a public park.

The path over the bridge leads from the Peak Forest Canal to the main entrance to the park. The footpath is shared by the Midshires Way a 220 mile long distance footpath between Stockport and Bledlow.
What type of traffic does this bridge support?: Pedestrians

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
Stream


Is the bridge still in service for its original purpose?: Yes

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Unnamed footpath shared by the Midshires Way

Location:
Marple Bridge, Greater Manchester


Length of bridge: Not listed

Height of bridge: Not listed

Date constructed: Not listed

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