TF1020 : Car Dyke diversion, looking east

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

Car Dyke diversion, looking east
Car Dyke diversion, looking east
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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TF1020, 52 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 7 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 7 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Flat landscapes 
Drain (from Tags)
Car Dyke 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 1046 2019 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:46.0812N 0:21.8547W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 10407 20203
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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