TL5568 : The Ten-Foot Drain

taken 6 years ago, near to Reach, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

The Ten-Foot Drain
The Ten-Foot Drain
This drain runs through Adventurers Fen.
Labelled on a map of the Fen in the 1910-1920 period, by Dr. Eric A. R. Ennion, as 'The Ten-Foot Drain', it was dug to help drain the fen, with a pump located at its south-eastern end. The drain would have been much deeper, wider (hence 'Ten-Foot') and steeper-sided at the time.
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TL5568, 28 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 12 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 12 July, 2011
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 5586 6827 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:17.4276N 0:17.0293E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 5592 6823
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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