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Acton Swing Bridge

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Acton Swing Bridge
Location Map ( geo)
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Location
Acton
County
Cheshire
Highway Authority
National Highways
Opening Date
1933
Additional Information
Bridge Type:  Swing Bridge
On road(s)
A49

Acton Swing Bridge carries the A49 across the River Weaver at Acton in Cheshire.

History

The current bridge was opened in 1933 per the Moveable Bridges website (see link). It was built to the north-west of the earlier swing bridge.


The bridge in 1952, also showing the route of the old bridge


Links




Acton Swing Bridge
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Crossings of the River Weaver
 • Hayhurst Bridge  • Town Bridge (Northwich)  • Weaver Viaduct  


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