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Long Gully (Asquith) Bridge

I found this bridge whilst browsing Google Earth trying to find interesting places to bring into 360cities world. And here it is! What a masterpiece!

Anyone knows the history of this beautiful bridge, please post in comments section.

Copyright: Tomasz Makarewicz
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11992x5996
Taken: 10/09/2011
Uploaded: 22/09/2011
Updated: 23/03/2015


Tags: long gully; asquith; bridge; western australia; australia; wa; oz; perth; harvey; makarewicz; river; wooden; dwellingup; bibbulmun track; murray river; jarrah forest
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