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top spotter on February 18, 2009

Hi AXOTA Lapool Viaduct nice shot I have taken a shot of 61994 THE Great MARQUESS from the top its a differant shot which makes a change.Rgards Alan(Top Spotter)

ricard saenz on June 6, 2009

very nice picture!! fantastic gallery!! :))

>| Micha |< on June 17, 2009

Hello Jim, delightful architecture and pretty mirror effect.

Kindest regards Micha

Jim Evans (AXOTA) on June 18, 2009

Good grief Herb and Alan!! I so apologise for missing your comments ;>(

The river at this point is very shallow Herb and I paid the price by grounding the boat !! Took my eye off the echo sounder for only a minute too.

The viaduct is the place to be with your telephoto lens Alan. I'll check out the "Great Marquess" soon.

ricard saenz-thank you so much for your complimentary remarks ;>)

>| Micha |<-I admire the skills of the engineers, the surveyors and craftsmen whose extraordinary skills were responsible for constructing this railway viaduct about 170 years ago ;>)

Many thanks for stopping by ;>)

Kind regards to you all;


Alireza Javaheri on December 28, 2009

Beautiful ...

Merry Christmas

Greetings From Iran

Jim Evans (AXOTA) on May 31, 2010

Alireza Javaheri

My sincere apologies for this very late reply my friend..I give no lame excuse..only my apology..

These old brick arches are a masterpiece in brickwork..the men whose skills assembled the viaduct were the very best artisans!

I recently discovered a very old photograph of this viaduct//You can see it just HERE

Many thanks for your good wishes Alireza and warm regards to you..


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Photo details

  • Uploaded on August 15, 2008
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Jim Evans (AXOTA)
    • Camera: NIKON E5700
    • Taken on 2008/08/15 15:37:07
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 8.90mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: -0.30 EV
    • No flash