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By Alan_Baseley  
One for Film Friday.
Exposed 19th century brick arch on the A629 over the former Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway Calder Valley Line at Elland Wood Bottom ready to be demolished to make way for one of the new carriageways of the Elland by-pass.
Half the new bridge had been built and traffic was diverted on to the new carriageway to allow the arch to be broken up and dropped on to the railway during a weekend closure of the line.

Tags: Film General Negative Bridge 1978 Elland Alan Baseley Film Friday digital-images.me

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mistere Plus
9 14 5 England
12 Feb 2021 9:30AM
Digging up a tunnel, that's different Smile
debu 12 India
12 Feb 2021 9:32AM
Great capture.
debu
dales Plus
6 13 Australia
12 Feb 2021 11:20AM
Very well documented with this excellent conversion Alan
Ian
dudler Plus
18 1.9k 1937 England
12 Feb 2021 11:33AM
History in the taking apart...
mac Plus
20 13 Scotland
12 Feb 2021 12:14PM
It looks a substantial construction, probably Victorian so built to last!
Ian
Chinga Plus
11 71 3 United Kingdom
12 Feb 2021 1:35PM
Textures, interest, and a lot of work going on...
Well seen makes a good image. Isabel GrinGrinGrin
12 Feb 2021 2:02PM
Another bit of history gone
great capture Alan😎
IamDora 1 6 Canada
12 Feb 2021 7:21PM
That's some speed bump!

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