SJ7521 : The old canal heading for Norbury Junction

near to Forton, Staffordshire, Great Britain

The old canal heading for Norbury Junction
The old canal heading for Norbury Junction
After falling into disuse before the 1960s, this branch of the Shropshire Union canal that ran from Norbury Junction through to Trench, Wappenshall and the East Shropshire coalfield, has now been filled in. I find this rather sad.
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2012
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 19 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Derelict, Disused  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7591 2128 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:47.3129N 2:21.5189W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 75876 21271
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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