TL3701 : Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey

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

Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey
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 
Former (from Tags)
Powder Mills 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 3761 0141 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:41.6748N 0:0.6232W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 3760 0141
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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