SO6804 : Purton Dredger Station

near to Purton, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Purton Dredger Station
Purton Dredger Station
At the dredger station on the Gloucester & Sharpness Canal mud brought in barges is liquefied with a water jet, extracted by suction and discharged into the river Severn, just to the right of the photo. The dredger appeared to have been moored up for some time.
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Sunday, 21 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Sunday, 8 January, 2006
Dredger station   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 687 044 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:44.2456N 2:27.2804W
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