TL3701 : Canal, Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey

taken 3 years ago, near to Waltham Abbey, Essex, Great Britain

Canal, Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey
Canal, Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey
The Royal Gunpowder Mills are set in 170 acres of Alder woodland and this part of the site was referred to as the island due to the network of canals. Much of the water network is man-made, feeding off the River Lea. Water was crucial both to the manufacturing process and the transport of explosives.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 30 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 5 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Business, Retail, Services  Suburb, Urban fringe  Educational sites  Industry  Defence, Military 
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Attraction 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 3764 0112 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:41.5180N 0:0.6040W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TL 3764 0105
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Former Powder Mill  Powdermills  Canal 

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