TL3701 : Narrow Gauge Track, Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey

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

Narrow Gauge Track, Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey
Narrow Gauge Track, 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
Wednesday, 17 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens  Industry  Defence, Military 
Primary Subject of Photo
Railway 
Former (from Tags)
Powder Mills 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 3759 0146 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:41.7020N 0:0.6394W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 3758 0149
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Railway Track  Former Powder Mill 

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