Barwon River Lift Bridge, Brewarrina, NSW, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 29° 56.849 E 146° 51.800
55J E 486811 N 6687026
Quick Description: An old lift bridge in Brewarrina
Location: New South Wales, Australia
Date Posted: 10/26/2018 2:42:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMZDQX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
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Long Description:
The Brewarrina Lift Bridge opened on December 7th 1888 and is the furthest upstream of four similar bridges built across the Darling-Barwon River and is the second oldest. The lift span of 17.3m allowed paddlesteamers towing barges loaded with wool to pass.The bridge is now closed to vehicular traffic since a new concrete bridge was opened a few metres upstream
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