TA3100 : Willows and reeds in Tetney Blow Wells Nature Reserve

taken 4 years ago, near to Tetney, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Willows and reeds in Tetney Blow Wells Nature Reserve
Willows and reeds in Tetney Blow Wells Nature Reserve
Blow wells are artesian springs where water under pressure escapes from the chalk through structural weaknesses in the boulder clay.
There are frequent guided tours around site, conducted by a local volunteer.
The 4 blow wells used to provide water for Cleethorpes, but bore holes (on the same site) are now used to reduce the risk of contamination from the associated ponds (well, the kids do swim in them).
Howevever Tetney gets its water not from here but from a bore at Fulstow.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 18 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Paths  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Woodland, Forest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 3197 0058 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.1237N 0:0.7544W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 3195 0056
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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