NY8270 : Shield on the Wall Dam

taken 1 year ago, near to Shield on The Wall [other Features], Northumberland, Great Britain

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Shield on the Wall Dam
Shield on the Wall Dam
As its name suggests, Shield on the Wall Dam is an artificial body of water, shown on the first edition OS map as a 'reservoir'. The dam itself is on the west side. It was probably first constructed before 1860 as a water supply for the Settlingstones mine NY8568 : Former mine building, Settlingstones.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 4 February, 2017   (more nearby)
Sunday, 5 February, 2017
Geographical Context
Uplands  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Moorland 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8290 7037 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:1.6538N 2:16.1417W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 83063 70532
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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