SE2320 : Broad Weir , Dewsbury

taken 11 years ago, near to Ravensthorpe, Kirklees, Great Britain

Broad Weir , Dewsbury
Broad Weir , Dewsbury
This is an exceptionally long weir, constructed across the River Calder upstream of an island that divides into two channels. The water was diverted into two mill races, one serving Upper Mills (fulling) and the Calder Water Mill (corn), the other Dewsbury Mills (woollen).
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SE2320, 133 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 30 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 4 July, 2006
Category
Weir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 236 205 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:40.8260N 1:38.6510W
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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