SU4114 : Model boating lake

taken 12 years ago, near to Portswood, Southampton, Great Britain

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Model boating lake
Model boating lake
This amazingly unprepossessing lake is why Southampton Common is a SSSI. Despite the concrete banks and litter the pond is important for Great-crested Newts and holds a surprising variety of Dragonflies and Damselflies, partly as it is drained each winter so is free from fish (that eat larvae)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 1 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 4 July, 2006
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 416 143 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:55.5997N 1:24.5682W
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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