Cotswold Canals in Pictures

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Stanton's Bridge

Stanton's Bridge

Stanton's Bridge - view towards Stroud
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This is a standard canal company pattern brick-built accommodation bridge. The bricks are handmade and of a dark red colour, laid to a fairly irregular English bond. Although the bridge has been restored, and the parapets have been partly rebuilt, it is substantial in original condition.

Stanton's Bridge

Looking towards Stroud

In all views taken on 01/03/2014, the pound had been drained in preparation of repairs starting on Bowbridge Lock, 200-300 metres to the west.

Stanton's Bridge

Looking towards Stroud

Stanton's Bridge

Looking towards Stroud

Stanton's Bridge

View towards Brimscombe - before towpath improvements

Stanton's Bridge

View from Stanton's Bridge looking towards Stroud.

Stanton's Bridge

View from Stanton's Bridge looking towards Giffins's Mill Lock & Cha

Stanton's Bridge

Track over bridge. Towpath on far side