SD3584 : Intake for the mill race, River Leven

taken 4 years ago, near to Low Wood, Cumbria, Great Britain

Intake for the mill race, River Leven
Intake for the mill race, River Leven, taken 4 years ago
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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Date Taken
Saturday, 24 November, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 25 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Lowlands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Water resources 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3520 8412 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:14.9185N 2:59.7593W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3519 8411
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Mill Race  Sluice Gates  Hydro Electric Power 

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