Moorabool River Road Bridge,Batesford, VIC, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 38° 05.351 E 144° 16.667
55H E 261264 N 5780790
Quick Description: A five span arch stone bridge
Location: Victoria, Australia
Date Posted: 9/6/2019 3:39:59 AM
Waymark Code: WM118DJ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas
Views: 2

Long Description:
The bluestone bridge at Batesford, was built in 1859, is the third bridge to be built on that site. It crosses the Moorabool River in five segmentally arched spans. The bridge is amongst the earliest and longest stone arch road bridges in Victoria The spans of the bridge are unusual in not having a keystone at the centre of each arch. The bridge is little used now as a new bridge has been constructed alongside
Physical Location (city, county, etc.): Batesford, Vic

Road, Highway, Street, etc.: Midland Hwy

Water or other terrain spanned: Moorabool River

Architect/Builder: David Barry.

Construction Date: 1859

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