SD3584 : Intake for the mill race, River Leven

near to Low Wood, Cumbria, Great Britain

Intake for the mill race, River Leven
Intake for the mill race, River Leven
These modern sluice gates extract water from the river and allow it to run down the old mill race. Formerly, this was to power the gunpowder mill but is now used to generate electricity. There is plenty of water today.
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2012
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Date Taken
Saturday, 24 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 25 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Lowlands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Water resources 
River (from Tags)
Leven 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3520 8412 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:14.9185N 2:59.7593W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3519 8411
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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