SJ7371 : Outflow weir, Shackerley Mere

taken 6 years ago, near to Allostock, Cheshire, Great Britain

Outflow weir, Shackerley Mere
Outflow weir, Shackerley Mere
Complete with a few coins thrown for good luck. 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
Sport, Leisure  Park and Public Gardens  Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Former (from Tags)
Sand and Gravel Quarry 
Bridge (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7320 7119 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:14.2235N 2:24.1795W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7321 7119
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Other Tags
Lake Shore  Mere  Country Park  Outflow  Small Weir  Overflow Weir  Path  Footpath  Footbridge  Footbridge Over Stream  Wooden Footbridge 

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