SD8939 : Children's Playground, Waterside, Colne

taken 11 years ago, near to Colne, Lancashire, Great Britain

Children's Playground, Waterside, Colne
Children's Playground, Waterside, Colne
The old notorious Waterside area, a maze of small factories and mostly slum dwellings, was razed many years ago - partly before and partly after the Second World War. The outlines of some of the buildings were left and still remain, but most of the area was grassed, and a playground provided, as seen here. The eleven terrace houses whose backs are seen in the distance are in Essex Street. Colne is an ancient town well worth a visit, with much to offer the tourist and the photographer.
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SD8939, 35 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 16 February, 2007
Category
Playground   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 890 398 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:51.2803N 2:10.0678W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 889 397
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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