SK0716 : (Former) Armitage Tunnel, Staffordshire

taken 8 years ago, near to Armitage, Staffordshire, Great Britain

(Former) Armitage Tunnel, Staffordshire
(Former) Armitage Tunnel, Staffordshire
Trent and Mersey Canal. The tunnel, which was about 120 metres in length, had its roof removed in 1971 because of subsidence damage being caused by nearby coal mining. What remains is a deep narrow cutting through sandstone, wide enough only for a single narrowboat to pass.
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SK0716, 70 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 22 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 27 January, 2010
Category
Cutting   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 070 163 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:44.7075N 1:53.8301W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 070 163
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