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The impressive Picton Railway Viaduct is a stone viaduct which opened in 1863 to cross Stonequarry Creek. The viaduct is still in use by the railways.

Constructed from sandstone, it is the oldest stone arch railway bridge in New South Wales and is associated with John Whitton, the ‘father of New South Wales Railways’.

Large casuarina trees grow beside the tranquil creek.

Picton, NSW, Australia.
Canon 400D, as is.
105 views at 4/2/12

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bridges, picton, sydney, nsw, australiana, sandstone, buildings, historical, water, landscapes, waterscapes, rivers, streams, stonequarry creek, picton railway viaduct, john whitton, arches, curves, arch

I live in Australia and enjoy bushwalking in the great outdoors, especially the world heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park.

My photographic interests are pretty much related to Australian landscapes, rustic Australia, historic Australia, Australian wildlife, flora, fauna, birds, etc. Guess I love the country I was born and live in.

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  • Michael John
    Michael Johnover 2 years ago

  • Philip Johnson
    Philip Johnsonover 2 years ago

    Good capture Michael reminds me of some of the viaducts on the zig zag railway

  • Yes, similar. Thanks for the fave Philip.

    – Michael John

  • peaky40
    peaky40over 2 years ago

    Beautiful capture Mike nice one mate!!

  • Many thanks for the fave

    – Michael John

  • supergold
    supergoldover 2 years ago

    very impressive

  • Thanks for the fave

    – Michael John

  • tunna
    tunnaover 2 years ago

    Wonderful capture Michael.Great colours

  • Thanks for the fave

    – Michael John

  • Sharon House
    Sharon Houseover 2 years ago

    Wonderfully captured Michael. I love the pov here! Great colours!!

  • Thanks for that Sharon

    – Michael John

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 2 years ago

    Fantastic capture

  • Thanks

    – Michael John

  • Felix Haryanto
    Felix Haryantoover 2 years ago

    Interesting! Nice spot mate

  • Thanks for the fave

    – Michael John

  • anneisabella
    anneisabellaover 2 years ago

    Lovely capture and lighting Michael, Picton is such a nice town!

  • Yes it is. Thanks!

    – Michael John

  • Sheryl Gerhard
    Sheryl Gerhardover 2 years ago

    It looks so high up there. Nice capture Michael. :)

  • Thanks for the fave Sheryl

    – Michael John

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