NZ0515 : Rapids below Barnard Castle

taken 10 years ago, near to Startforth, County Durham, Great Britain

Rapids below Barnard Castle
Rapids below Barnard Castle
Downstream of Barnard Castle, the River Tees flows over a natural weir and a short rapid. This is an evening view at low summer flow, suitable for dogs paddling, herons fishing, and dippers looking for aquatic insects (all visible if you look hard enough). The normal line taken by canoeists paddling this drop (in much higher flows than this) is directly in front of the house visible in the background (or behind the heron).
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NZ0515, 27 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 6 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 March, 2009
Category
River scene   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 0525 1590 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:32.3005N 1:55.2223W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 05302 15850
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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