SX4596 : Drainage pond

taken 10 years ago, near to Eworthy, Devon, Great Britain

Drainage pond
Drainage pond
At least, I assume it serves that function. Much of the field to the left is waterlogged (this is the rather soggy plateau of Broadbury after much rain, although I suspect this is an older problem), so perhaps this is an attempt to improve the drainage. Following Germansweek Bridleway 11 across it requires wellingtons and good balance. The small stream that the embayment has extended is a headwater of the River Wolf.
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SX4596   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 6 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 7 July, 2007
Category
Pond   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 4522 9695 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:45.0876N 4:11.7303W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 4521 9694
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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