In the sunshine this morning we went on a walk to explore Thomas Telford's amazing aqueduct again.
Another of the transport red plaques.
its feet firmly planted in the river bed,
1,0007ft on 19 pillars
126 feet high
20 arches; 53ft wide
cast iron trough sitting on top.
And finally, from the top of Frontcysyllte village, looking across the valley to Trevor, linked by this wonderfully audacious aqueduct.
Friday, Llangollen - Frontycysyllte
5 miles, 1 aqueduct
Saturday, Frontycysyllte - Ellesmere
13 miles, 2 locks, 2 tunnels, 1 aqueduct