TQ6932 : Boat on Bewl Water Reservoir

taken 8 years ago, near to Three Leg Cross, East Sussex, Great Britain

Boat on Bewl Water Reservoir
Boat on Bewl Water Reservoir
This small pleasure boat taken from the visitor centre takes visitors on a trip around parts of the reservoir. The water was very low on this day.
Bewl Water Reservoir
Laying on the Kent and East Sussex border, the reservoir was created between 1973 and 1975, and is the largest inland area of water in the South East of England.

To create the reservoir a 300m long dam was built and a large number of buildings had to be demolished, including some listed buildings which were relocated.

There is a visitor centre and café, boat rides, sailing club, and fishing areas. There is a 13 mile (depending on route) bridleway and footpath around the reservoir.

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TQ6932, 59 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 26 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 26 September, 2009
Geographical Context
Coastal  Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Primary Subject of Photo
Boat 
Category
Boats > Boats   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 690 322 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:3.9042N 0:24.6316E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 690 322
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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