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Ouse Valley Viaduct

Bordehill Lane, Haywards Heath, England
+44 7786 338615
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Lovely viaduct

We live not too far from the viaduct but always take pleasure in going out for a walk there. Its a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
via mobile
Amazing Victorian Construction

So impressed at this Viaduct - and with its incredible engineering. The underneath symmetry is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Bordehill Lane, Haywards Heath, England
+44 7786 338615
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live not too far from the viaduct but always take pleasure in going out for a walk there. Its a great place for taking pictures and being out in the nature. Dearly recommend it

Thank ABurchi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So impressed at this Viaduct - and with its incredible engineering. The underneath symmetry is remarkable and a photo of it essential. Sympathetically restored in places. Only takes a few minutes ealk from the road - highly recommended.

Thank DrBob625
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Victorian viaduct to die for! The level of skill and labour required to construct this route over The river Ouse. Consider the view from the road, the detail, the quality of the brickwork And remember this was constructed in the early Victorian era.

Thank Alan S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this by chance, as sat nav took us via a spurious route to Haywards Heath. Short walk across field from parking layby via signed footpath. Well worth a 20 delay to your journey.

Thank bikerb2_
Reviewed 28 August 2017

You need stout boots to walk across fields and through thicket - carry a small step ladder. The best effects are at dask/dawn when you can get contrasting light patterns. End to End shots through the supports is a popular shot

Thank Christines_Friend
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

An impressive brick structure with very easy access from the road. Well worth a quick detour if passing close by. Great photos especially through the centre of the arches.

Thank CliveMJW
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Travelled over this many times but it is such a striking structure in the West Sussex countryside and is worth observing by any means.

Thank Arkle09
Reviewed 13 July 2017

iconic railway viaduct showing signs of deterioration but a tribute to the builders in the early 19th century.hope it will meet the needs of modern railway stock

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing bridge with beautiful sceneries .. great for photo shoot . Would recommend to anyone tihace a look.

2  Thank Valerie J
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Daughter is an A Level photography student so we saw this online and decided to make a visit. This is a superb place for taking photos - the Victoria Viaduct is amazing and still has the main London to Brighton line (including the Bluebell Railway)...More

5  Thank Ruth M
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Jane L
12 August 2017|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
no restriction on dogs
Morgan J
30 December 2016|
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Response from benton b | Reviewed this property |
no you can just park up un the layby on the road next to it and walk through the field. it is public place.
30 November 2016|
Response from Floripano | Reviewed this property |
Not easy... you would really need a taxi out there. It is actually closer to Balcombe station, and if you are keen walkers you could work out a good route from there that took in the viaduct.