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Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge - view towards Stonehouse
(Photo: 2045 - 29/06/2015)

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)
(Photo: 2314 - 15/02/2013)

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge looking in the direction of Cainscross Road
(Photo: 2819 - 15/02/2013)

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge control panel
(Photo: 2820 - 15/02/2013)

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge in operation
(Photo: 2818 - 19/03/2014)

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Stroud Valleys Canal Company boat 'Wookey Hole' passing through open bridge
(Photo: 2817 - 19/03/2014)

Before Restoration

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge before restoration
(Photo: 2514 - 12/03/2011)

Chestnut Lane Bridge, Stroud

Chestnut Lane Bridge before restoration
(Photo: 2821 - 12/03/2011)