SJ3780 : Eastham Locks

taken 4 years ago, near to Eastham, Wirral, Great Britain

Eastham Locks
Eastham Locks
A view of Eastham Lock from the stern of the Mersey Ferry Snowdrop, which has just entered the Manchester Ship Canal en route to Salford Quays. Eastham Lock is the largest canal lock in the UK, and is situated at the western end of the Manchester Ship Canal. The orange shape on the horizon is the chemical tanker Stenheim which had just departed through Eastham Lock on a journey to Antwerp, see Geograph images SJ3681 : Stenheim at Eastham Locks and SJ3681 : Stenheim departing from Eastham Locks.
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SJ3780, 21 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 21 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 27 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Suburb, Urban fringe  Air, Sky, Weather  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3703 8093 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:19.2919N 2:56.8073W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3712 8079
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Canal Locks 

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