SJ6871 : Narrowboat graveyard

taken 38 years ago, near to Bostock Green, Cheshire, Great Britain

Narrowboat graveyard
Narrowboat graveyard
Due to subsidence caused by salt mining the Trent and Mersey canal has spread and formed several lagoons in this area. When large scale commercial carrying came to an end on the waterways many ex-working boats were simply abandoned here and left to rot.
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SJ6871, 46 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
October 1979   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 14 August, 2005
Category
Canal   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 682 711 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:14.1583N 2:28.6736W
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