SK0181 : Winding at Whaley Bridge

taken 8 years ago, near to Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Winding at Whaley Bridge
Winding at Whaley Bridge
Turning a 70ft narrow boat in a confined space is an interesting manoeuvre. The little pocket in the bank allows the boat's stem to be held in place while the stern is moved round. The traditional term is 'winding', which rhymes with 'the wind' not 'the winding road'.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Alan Murray-Rust 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
SK0181, 131 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 September, 2009
Category
Canal basin   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 011 816 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:19.9218N 1:59.0426W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 011 816
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 53 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