SN1304 : Fishing Lagoon, Saundersfoot

taken 8 years ago, near to Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, Great Britain

Fishing Lagoon, Saundersfoot
Fishing Lagoon, Saundersfoot
So called in SN1304 : Fishing lagoon (although the description refers to the eastern rather than western side of the harbour), but I thought it might have been constructed as a silt trap. A stream enters from the left, and there are two penstocks to control the flow into the harbour. The harbour was completed in 1835 for the export of anthracite coal.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 3 February, 2010
Category
Harbour   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 136 048 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:42.6530N 4:41.9644W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 136 048
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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