TQ0648 : Silent Pool, near Shere

taken 23 years ago, near to Albury, Surrey, Great Britain

Silent Pool, near Shere
Silent Pool, near Shere
A spring line pool at the foot of the North Downs. It gets its name supposedly from the murder here of a young girl by King John. Since then, no birds are said to sing here. The pool has only dried out once due to drought in the last 30 years at least. The building is a thatched boathouse.
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TQ0648, 132 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
September 1994   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 January, 2006
Category
Water Features > Pools   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 060 485 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.5516N 0:29.0029W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 060 485
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