Beacon Hill Park's Stone Bridge - Victoria BC
N 48° 24.909 W 123° 21.875
10U E 473022 N 5362508
Quick Description: A medieval stone bridge that uses the arch principle for the span and crosses Goodacre Lake.
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 1/22/2008 12:52:55 PM
Waymark Code: WM30YX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 64

Long Description:
William (John) Blair designed the formal landscaping of Beacon Hill park in 1889. The design included 5 man made lakes with Goodacre Lake, at 2.43 acres in area, being the largest. The design of the lake included the stone bridge crossing a portion of it. The bridge and lake where constructed in 1889.
This is a very popular place for wedding pictures during the spring and early summer when the park is in full bloom.
Length of bridge: Guestimate of 150 ft

What type of traffic does this bridge support?: Pedestrians and bikes.

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
Man made lake.


Date constructed: 1889

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

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Unknown

Location:
Victoria, BC


Height of bridge: Not listed

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