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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2011
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SJ9284, 96 images   (more nearby)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 November, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 November, 2011
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9224 8415 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:21.2505N 2:7.0828W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9223 8417
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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