SJ3390 : Manchester dock Liverpool

taken 11 years ago, near to Birkenhead, Wirral, Great Britain

Manchester dock Liverpool
Manchester dock Liverpool
Unearthed while building the new extension for the Leeds Liverpool canal is the entrance lock built 1803 for the Manchester dock built 1780, it was used by the Shropshire union canal company and the Great Western railway.

It received all its traffic via the river in barges from Ellesmere Port (via the Shropshire Union Canal) and from Birkenhead via the Great Western Railway
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SJ3390, 1165 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 5 February, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 March, 2007
Category
Lock   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 338 901 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.2130N 2:59.8316W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 338 901
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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