SJ9314 : Longford Lock No 39, north of Penkridge, Staffordshire

taken 9 years ago, near to Penkridge, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Longford Lock No 39, north of Penkridge, Staffordshire
Longford Lock No 39, north of Penkridge, Staffordshire
The Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal from Stourport on Severn to Great Haywood had 43 locks on its 46 mile course. If you use the narrow locks now available as an easier option at Stourport, that becomes 45 in all.

Here Longford Lock drops (or raises) the water level by ten feet (three metres).
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SJ9314, 73 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 29 August, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 12 March, 2009
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Lock   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 932 146 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:43.7884N 2:6.0747W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 932 147
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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