SD5468 : Syphon well

taken 8 years ago, near to Aughton, Lancashire, Great Britain

Syphon well
Syphon well
The low structure enclosed by the fence is probably connected to the Thirlmere Aqueduct which carries water to Manchester. "Wells" and characteristic metal access gates crop up all over the area allowing the line of the buried aqueduct to be traced. This LinkExternal link is probably a similar structure (although called "Outlet well").
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Date Taken
Friday, 18 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Saturday, 19 June, 2010
Water supply works   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 540 684 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:6.5649N 2:42.2592W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 540 684
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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