SP8834 : Fenny Stratford Lock

taken 7 years ago, near to Fenny Stratford, Milton Keynes, Great Britain

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Fenny Stratford Lock
Fenny Stratford Lock
Fenny Stratford Lock has the smallest rise (1' 1") of any lock on the Grand Union Canal. It was built to solve the problem of leaks on the stretch between here and Wolverton by lowering the level of the canal below the points where the leaks were occurring. Note the grade II listed Red Lion pub - very handily placed for boaters in need of refreshment!
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 8836 3435 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:0.0342N 0:42.8585W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 8837 3433
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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