SP0375 : Wast Hill Tunnel Southern portal

taken 12 years ago, near to Hopwood, Worcestershire, Great Britain

Wast Hill Tunnel Southern portal
Wast Hill Tunnel Southern portal
A tug-style narrowboat emerges from the south end of the 2493 metre long Wast Hill Tunnel on the Worcester and Birmingham Canal. The tunnel opened in 1797 and is one of the longest in the country. The other end is at SP0477 : Wasthill Tunnel Northern portal with several intermediate construction/ventilation shafts such as SP0476 : Wast Hill Tunnel ventilation shaft.
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 14 April, 2006
Category
Tunnel > Tunnel   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 035 758 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:22.8135N 1:57.0004W
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