SJ5195 : St Helens Canal

taken 13 years ago, 3 km from Moss Bank, St Helens, Great Britain

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St Helens Canal
St Helens Canal
The Sankey Canal was officially known for many years as the St Helens Canal, but has reverted to its earlier title in recent years. The Canal in St Helens itself was formally closed in 1931, although there had been virtually no traffic since the turn of the century. the local glass industry is prominent in this view.
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Date Taken
September 2005   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 23 January, 2007
Canal (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 515 950 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.9818N 2:43.9051W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 515 950
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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