SD6225 : Canal Marina

taken 12 years ago, near to Hoghton, Lancashire, Great Britain

Canal Marina
Canal Marina
This appears to be a former "winding hole" which has been converted into a Marina.

A winding hole was somewhere that boatmen could turn their 70' boats, required because the canals were generally not wide enough to turn them elsewhere.
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SD6225, 54 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 12 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 August, 2005
Category
Canal   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 625 250 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:43.2031N 2:34.1847W
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