SU8660 : Ornamental lake at RMA Sandhurst

taken 7 years ago, near to Blackwater, Hampshire, Great Britain

Ornamental lake at RMA Sandhurst
Ornamental lake at RMA Sandhurst, taken 7 years ago
When the original Royal Military College building, now Old College, was completed in 1812 on 450 acres of scrubland and sandy woodland at Camberley, an existing water-mill was pulled down and its mill pond enlarged and excavated to form this lake. It is fed by the Wishstream, a tributary of the Blackwater river. Now populated by wild duck, grebes, herons and other wild fowl, the lake makes an attractive feature on the Sandhurst estate in front of SU8560 : Old College at the Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst
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2010
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Geograph
Date Taken
Thursday, 22 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 9 November, 2010
Category
Lake   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 862 607 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:20.3364N 0:45.7572W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 860 607
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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