SJ7697 : Barton Aqueduct

taken 14 years ago, near to Eccles, Salford, Great Britain

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Barton Aqueduct
Barton Aqueduct
Here the Bridgewater Canal crosses the Manchester Ship Canal. This large tank of water (weighing 1600tons - 800 of which are the water) can be sealed at each end (and the canal!) to allow the structure to rotate, thereby enabling large vessels to use the Ship Canal.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 5 April, 2005   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 6 April, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 767 976 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.4765N 2:21.1505W
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