SJ9284 : Poynton Lake

near to Poynton, Cheshire, Great Britain

Poynton Lake
Poynton Lake
Poynton Lake (aka “the pool”) is an artificial lake covering approximately four acres. It was constructed in the 1760s by Sir George Warren who dammed a tributary of Poynton Brook, as part of a landscaping project. The dam itself served as the foundation for the turnpike. (LinkExternal link Wikipedia)
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Saturday, 12 November, 2011   (more nearby)
Sunday, 13 November, 2011
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Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9225 8436 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:21.3638N 2:7.0741W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9225 8434
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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