SJ7370 : Swans on Shakerley Mere

near to Allostock, Cheshire, Great Britain

Swans on Shakerley Mere
Swans on Shakerley Mere
Shakerley Mere was once a quarry, where sand was excavated to make coloured glass. When production ended in the early 1960s, the quarry filled with water and became a mere. It is now a popular leisure and wildlife site, run by the council.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 15 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Park and Public Gardens  Sport, Leisure 
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Former (from Tags)
Sand and Gravel Quarry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7318 7094 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:14.0886N 2:24.1963W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7307 7098
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Country Park  Deciduous Trees  Lake Shore  Waters Edge  Mere 

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