SP3788 : The Ashby Canal near Marston Jabbett, Warwickshire

taken 7 years ago, near to Griff, Warwickshire, Great Britain

The Ashby Canal near Marston Jabbett, Warwickshire
The Ashby Canal near Marston Jabbett, Warwickshire
Quarry Bridge (No 2) is just in view about two hundred metres ahead.

This 22 mile lock free canal originally went as far north as Conkers (near Moira), and never reached Ashby-de-la-Zouch. Coal was carried on a regular commercial basis until the 1960s. At present the canal stops at Snarestone, though the eight mile stretch to Moira is being (or has been) restored.
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SP3788, 69 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 16 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 July, 2010
Category
Canal   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 371 883 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.4872N 1:27.2703W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 371 882
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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