NS8579 : The Union Canal

taken 4 years ago, near to Camelon, Falkirk, Great Britain

The Union Canal
The Union Canal, taken 4 years ago
With the opening of the Union Canal in 1822, Scotland's two largest cities, Glasgow and Edinburgh, were now linked by a continuous waterway which permitted the transport of coal and passengers across central Scotland.
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Saturday, 6 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 9 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8543 7961 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:59.7430N 3:50.3067W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8541 7962
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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