SP1184 : Grand Union Canal near Tyseley, Birmingham

taken 5 years ago, near to Yardley, Birmingham, Great Britain

Grand Union Canal near Tyseley, Birmingham
Grand Union Canal near Tyseley, Birmingham, taken 5 years ago
Looking towards Birmingham on a dull wet day.

The former Warwick and Birmingham Canal was opened for business in 1800, (though ceremoniously declared open the previous year). It was bought by the Regent's Canal Company in 1929, then absorbed into the Grand Union Canal Company (GUCC) in 1932.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 29 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 2 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Industry  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 118 844 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:27.4654N 1:49.6133W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 119 844
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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