SJ5013 : Weir on the River Severn, Shrewsbury

taken 8 years ago, near to Shrewsbury, Shropshire, Great Britain

Weir on the River Severn, Shrewsbury
Weir on the River Severn, Shrewsbury
Before the weir was built (1910-1912) the level of the river could fall very low in the summer.
As the town’s sewage discharged into the river, you can guess what the “Shrewsbury Stink” was a reference to!
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 25 January, 2010
Category
Weir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 501 130 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:42.7408N 2:44.4044W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 501 130
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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