SD5803 : Water causeway

taken 12 years ago, near to Ince-in-Makerfield, Wigan, Great Britain

Water causeway
Water causeway
Mining subsidence has caused the land to slip away drastically between Wigan and Leigh, and large flashes have been formed beside the Leigh Branch of the Leeds & Liverpool Canal. The canal banks have been built up to maintain its level (which stretches from here via Manchester and Warrington to Runcorn) between Scotsman's Flash to the left and Pearson's Flash to the right. St. James, Poolstock, is in the distance.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 7 July, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 1 April, 2006
Category
Canal   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 581 038 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:31.7507N 2:38.0133W
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