SO7607 : Oil Pipeline crossing

taken 10 years ago, near to Whitminster, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Oil Pipeline crossing
Oil Pipeline crossing
This Oil Pipeline from Avonmouth to the Midlands was constructed in 1941 to facilitate the transfer of oil from the docks and refineries to fuel distribution depots during WWII. It is still in use today. It crosses the Stroudwater Canal just above the waterline so relocation will be required before navigation can be restored.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 25 February, 2009
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 769 079 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:46.1576N 2:20.1697W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 769 079
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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