TF0016 : Reconstruction of Holywell lower lake

taken 7 years ago, near to Careby, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Reconstruction of Holywell lower lake
Reconstruction of Holywell lower lake
The second, or lower, lake at Holywell is not part of the gardens of the Hall, but is in a field behind the home farm manager's house. This lake was empty and abandoned by the 1960s, and in the middle '70s an attempt was made to refill it, which improved the appearance no end. But it was not at its historic width, and there were leakage problems alleged.

On passing today I noticed a massive cleaning and relining operation was in progress.

This is the same lake in TF0016 : Holywell, seen from the far end of that picture.
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TF0016, 26 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 27 June, 2010
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Primary Subject of Photo
Lake 
Category
Lake   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 005 160 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:43.9595N 0:30.7316W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 006 159
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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