TF1020 : Car Dyke diversion, looking west

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

Car Dyke diversion, looking west
Car Dyke diversion, looking west
The Roman Car Dyke was diverted to the east of the town in the 20th century, when it was found that the flow via the Eau at Queens Bridge was inadequate.
Car Dyke
A 57-mile man made ancient drainage watercourse between Lincoln and Peterborough. The circumstantial evidence points to the skill of Roman engineers but documentary evidence is inconclusive, though it is generally assumed to be Roman.
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Date Taken
Monday, 7 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Monday, 7 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Suburb, Urban fringe  Flat landscapes 
Drain (from Tags)
Car Dyke 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 1029 2018 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:46.0779N 0:22.0060W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 10385 20203
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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