Main Street bridge - Shackerstone, Leicestershire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 39.671 W 001° 26.944
30U E 604893 N 5835709
Quick Description: Arched road bridge over 'road' leading to the Battlefield Railway, Shackerstone.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/12/2016 3:21:08 AM
Waymark Code: WMRD62
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
Views: 1

Long Description:
Entrance to the Battlefield Railway along a disused part of the line under a brick road Bridge at Shackerstone.
The bridge with 3 arches spanning the old railway bed of the Battlefield Line that went to Ashby-de-la-Zouch. It carries road traffic on Main Street, leading to/from Shackerstone.
Length of bridge: 130ft

What type of traffic does this bridge support?: Road traffic

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
Disused railway - track to Battlefield railway


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

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Main Street

Location:
Shackerstone, Leicestershire


Height of bridge: Not listed

Date constructed: Not listed

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