SJ9422 : St Thomas Lock, Baswich

taken 7 months ago, near to Weeping Cross, Staffordshire, Great Britain

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St Thomas Lock, Baswich
St Thomas Lock, Baswich
Fingerpost installed by the Stafford Riverway Link to highlight the scheme to restore the navigation into Stafford LinkExternal link
Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal
The Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal was opened in 1772, engineered by James Brindley. It cost a little over 100,000 at the time. It links the River Severn at Stourport to the Trent and Mersey Canal at Great Haywood Junction in Staffordshire. There are 43 locks (45 if you don't fancy the deep wide locks at Stourport) and the canal is 46 miles in length.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 16 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Friday, 18 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Canal (from Tags)
Staffordshire and Worcestershire 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9440 2271 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:48.1150N 2:5.0702W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9440 2271
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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