SO5269 : How to start a meander

near to Ashford Bowdler, Shropshire, Great Britain

How to start a meander
How to start a meander
Here a large oak (Quercus rubor) has been undermined by the River Teme. It is blocking the flow and if left it will force the current into the far bank, soon forming a bend. The outside of bends are subject to the strongest current, and it would not be long before a large new bend forms and the area around the tree silts up.
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Thursday, 22 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Friday, 21 July, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 521 698 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:19.4517N 2:42.2539W
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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