SK2999 : Forge Dam, Wortley Top Forge, Stocksbridge

taken 8 years ago, near to Wortley, Barnsley, Great Britain

Forge Dam, Wortley Top Forge, Stocksbridge
Forge Dam, Wortley Top Forge, Stocksbridge
This is the original pond, fed from a weir on the River Don c. 800m upstream. A larger pond was made behind it in the 18C, but that has been filled in. Water for the three wheels is extracted via three culverts, controlled by penstocks.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 20 September, 2009
Category
Millpond   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 294 998 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.6453N 1:33.4992W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 294 998
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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