SP6496 : Grand Union Canal near Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire

taken 4 years ago, near to Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Grand Union Canal near Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire
Grand Union Canal near Newton Harcourt, Leicestershire
Behind the embankment on the right is the railway line between Bedford/Market Harborough and Leicester.
Grand Union Canal (Leicester Section)
The Leicester section branches off the main line at Braunston and it is 66 miles long with 59 locks (including two five chamber staircase locks at Foxton) and two tunnels. Near Leicester it continues into the River Soar, hence to the River Trent south of Long Eaton.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 24 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 21 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 6428 9672 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:33.8713N 1:3.1882W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 6431 9665
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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