Cotswold Canals in Pictures

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Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge - view towards Stroud
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Also known as Gasworks or Downfield Bridge, the new bridge replaces the older 'fixed' swing bridge on the same level.

The bridge is electro-hydraulically operated, and is not subject to any road traffic weight restrictions.

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge - view towards Wallbridge (Stroud town centre)

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge looking in the direction of Cainscross Road

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge control panel

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge in operation

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

SVCC boat 'Wookey Hole' passing through Chestnut Lane Bridge

Before Restoration

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge before restoration

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge before restoration