TL4189 : The Black Fen Waterways Trail at Folly Farm, Doddington

taken 3 years ago, near to Doddington, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

The Black Fen Waterways Trail at Folly Farm, Doddington
The Black Fen Waterways Trail at Folly Farm, Doddington
According to a nearby marker post, see LinkExternal link this path forms part of The Black Fen Waterway Trail, however at the next junction when walking north to Block Fen Drove this trail is not marked, see LinkExternal link
It is difficult to find much information or a map of this trail on the internet although the following does appear on the Little website "Black Fen Waterway Trail 105 km / 65 miles Cambs, Norfolk. A route following the courses of various waterways including the River Great Ouse and the Nene-Ouse Navigation Link passing through Downham Market, Littleport, Ely and Chatteris.

There is a significant rise in the ground here, in fen terms, of about 5 to 6 metres. The lower ground would once have been flooded fen and the higher ground an island in the fens on which Doddington Manor and the village of Doddington grew up on over the centuries. For more information on the Manor see LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Monday, 29 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4133 8998 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.3660N 0:4.8054E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4129 8992
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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