SJ9398 : Portland Basin Marina

taken 3 years ago, near to Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, Great Britain

Portland Basin Marina
Portland Basin Marina
Marina off the Peak Forest Canal.
Peak Forest Canal
The Peak Forest Canal runs for 15 miles between Ashton under Lyne and Whaley Bridge.

It was built to link the Ashton Canal with the tramways that brought limestone from the Peak District quarries.

The Lower Peak Forest Canal forms part of the "Cheshire Ring".

LinkExternal link Pennine Waterways website including a "virtual tour" of the canal
LinkExternal link and LinkExternal link for information on the history of the canal
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Date Taken
Friday, 5 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 7 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Canals 
Primary Subject of Photo
Canal Facility 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9364 9843 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.9530N 2:5.8384W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9365 9843
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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