TQ6733 : Sailing Boats at Bewl Water Reservoir

taken 8 years ago, near to The Down, Kent, Great Britain

Sailing Boats at Bewl Water Reservoir
Sailing Boats at Bewl Water Reservoir
The reservoir is popular for sailing training.
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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TQ6733, 47 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 2 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 2 October, 2009
Geographical Context
Coastal  Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Primary Subject of Photo
Boat 
Category
Boats > Boats   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 676 337 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:4.7094N 0:23.5256E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 676 337
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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