SP0885 : Grand Union Canal approaching Camp Hill Top Lock, Birmingham

near to Birmingham, Great Britain

Grand Union Canal approaching Camp Hill Top Lock, Birmingham
Grand Union Canal approaching Camp Hill Top Lock, Birmingham
This is a telephoto assisted image taken from near Lock No 53, looking through the arch of the railway bridge towards Camp Hill Top Lock, No 52.

Travelling south from Bordesley Junction towards Sparkbrook, the Camp Hill flight of six locks allows a rise of 41ft 8in* (127 metres) in about 760 metres.

* Jim Shead's on-line guide gives slightly different figures LinkExternal link .
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Tuesday, 21 August, 2012   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 20 September, 2012
Geographical Context
Industry  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 085 857 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:28.1632N 1:52.4934W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 085 857
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