SP9113 : Startops Reservoir, Tring

taken 8 years ago, near to Marsworth, Buckinghamshire, Great Britain

Startops Reservoir, Tring
Startops Reservoir, Tring
This view is across Startops (pronounced Starrups) Reservoir looking in the direction of Tring.

Startops is one of four reservoirs in the vicinity that were built in the early 19th Century to maintain water levels in the Grand Union Canal as it crosses its summit in the Chiltern Hills; the others are Marsworth - which adjoins - Tringford and Wilstone, the latter being by far the largest. The Tring Reservoirs are a favourite haunt of bird-watchers and fishermen, and are now designated Sites of Special Scientific Interest on account of their wealth of wildlife.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Gerald Massey and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SP9113, 156 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 13 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 14 September, 2009
Category
Reservoir > Reservoir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 919 139 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:48.9921N 0:40.0481W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 919 140
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 22 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register