SU1718 : Hale, watermeadows

taken 3 years ago, near to Woodgreen, Hampshire, Great Britain

Hale, watermeadows
Hale, watermeadows
Part of an intricate system of deeper and shallower channels common in the Avon Valley. River water was admitted during winter through sluices, to improve fertility and warm soil. The system is now generally disused, though evidence of the channels and sluices remains.
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SU1718, 76 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 24 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 24 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Derelict, Disused  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1767 1860 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:57.9931N 1:44.9846W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1767 1860
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Water Meadows  Irrigation System 

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