SJ6275 : Saltersford Tunnel, west end

taken 27 years ago, near to Little Leigh, Cheshire, Great Britain

Saltersford Tunnel, west end
Saltersford Tunnel, west end
An unusual near-parabolic arch, a feature of the early Trent & Mersey canal tunnels, not perpetuated. It seems a more circular, stepped-down reinforcement has been necessary some way in - best seen in the reflection.
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SJ6275, 56 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 25 September, 1990   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 January, 2010
Category
Canal tunnel   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 625 753 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.4334N 2:33.8275W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 624 753
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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