SP3888 : The Ashby Canal near Whitestone, Warwickshire

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

The Ashby Canal near Whitestone, Warwickshire
The Ashby Canal near Whitestone, Warwickshire
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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SP3888, 29 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 16 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 8 July, 2010
Category
Canal   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 386 889 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.8364N 1:25.9359W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 385 889
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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