By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Trough House Bridge, Eskdale, Cumbria
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick
N 54° 23.525 W 003° 16.646
30U E 481985 N 6027181
Quick Description: Trough House Bridge is in a little rock gorge, below Stanley Gill in Eskdale, Cumbria.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 4/8/2011 3:28:49 AM
Waymark Code: WMB5J8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
Views: 1

Long Description:
This little wooded area downstream of the bridge is managed by Lake District National Park Authority. The bridge spans a natural rock narrowing on the river Esk, with a flood level on one parapet of 1890. Bridge itself is made from local stone with parapets of imported stone, suggesting they have been added later. The road carried leads to a free car park. Many walks involve Trough House Bridge on their route.

Trough House Gill Photos
Panoramio Photos - Visit Link

Physical Location (city, county, etc.): Boot, Eskdale, Cumbria

Road, Highway, Street, etc.: Stanley Gill Track

Water or other terrain spanned: river Esk

Architect/Builder: Not listed

Construction Date: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Post one photo of the bridge that is a different view from the one on the page and describe your visit. Add any additional information that you may have about this bridge. A GPSr photo is NOT required.
Search for... Google Map
Google Maps
Bing Maps Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Stone Bridges
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.