TQ0471 : Looking across Shortwood Pond

taken 4 years ago, near to Staines, Surrey, Great Britain

Looking across Shortwood Pond
Looking across Shortwood Pond
Animals have been grazed here for centuries and in 1794 a man was sentenced to whipping for stealing Mr Watson's geese from Shortwood Common. In the past parts of Shortwood Common have been a golf course and a Victorian rubbish tip. Shortwood Pond was probably dug as a gravel pit in the early to mid 19th century.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 10 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Friday, 12 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0486 7189 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:26.1788N 0:29.5694W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0481 7185
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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