SJ9284 : Poynton Lake

taken 5 years ago, near to Poynton, Cheshire, Great Britain

Poynton Lake
Poynton Lake, taken 5 years ago
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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year taken
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 9223 8414 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:21.2451N 2:7.0918W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9222 8415
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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