SW7653 : Flood Channel

taken 12 years ago, near to Perranporth, Cornwall, Great Britain

Flood Channel
Flood Channel
This grassy area between the stream, which is underneath the bushes, and the road to the left would take flood water in the event of extreme rainfall. Presumably before the road was built and the valley bottom was drained there was marshland here which would have performed the same function without maintenance.
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SW7653, 11 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 14 March, 2007
Category
Flood defence   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 762 538 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:20.5289N 5:8.7515W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 763 538
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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