SP7219 : Pond near Railway Cottage

taken 9 years ago, near to Quainton, Buckinghamshire, Great Britain

Pond near Railway Cottage
Pond near Railway Cottage
Looking north, this pond is in the middle of a crop field. Often such ponds, were dug out by a farmer to fill naturally with water runoff, or were formed by damming a small stream, to be used as watering holes or for crop irrigation in dry weather. In this case there is not a stream nearby.

In the distance on the right is Railway Cottage, SP7220 : Railway Cottage, and to the far right can just be seen the embankment of the former Aylesbury & Buckingham Railway, SP7220 : Railway trackbed near Shipton Lee 2.
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SP7219, 20 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 August, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 13 April, 2009
Category
Pond   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 728 199 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:52.3862N 0:56.5857W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 728 198
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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