SO8690 : Narrowboat in Swindon Lock near Wombourne, Staffordshire

near to Swindon, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Narrowboat in Swindon Lock near Wombourne, Staffordshire
Narrowboat in Swindon Lock near Wombourne, Staffordshire
Narrowboat "Perfik", on its way towards Kinver and Stourport, is in one of the forty-five narrow locks on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal. The gate is being closed prior to emptying the water out of the chamber.

The canal opened in 1772, engineered by James Brindley.
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2011
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 14 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 18 June, 2011
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 862 905 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:30.7818N 2:12.2741W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 862 905
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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