SJ9396 : Canal Fishing

taken 8 years ago, near to Hyde, Tameside, Great Britain

Canal Fishing
Canal Fishing
Fishermen on the Peak Forest Canal near Dunkirk Farm.
Peak Forest Canal
The Peak Forest Canal runs for 15 miles between Ashton under Lyne and Whaley Bridge.

It was built to link the Ashton Canal with the tramways that brought limestone from the Peak District quarries.

The Lower Peak Forest Canal forms part of the "Cheshire Ring".

LinkExternal link Pennine Waterways website including a "virtual tour" of the canal
LinkExternal link and LinkExternal link for information on the history of the canal
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SJ9396, 53 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 17 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 17 September, 2009
Geographical Context
Canals 
Primary Subject of Photo
Fishing 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 939 961 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:27.6966N 2:5.5554W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 939 961
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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