SS2103 : Bude Canal at Helebridge, North Cornwall

taken 42 years ago, near to Marhamchurch, Cornwall, Great Britain

Bude Canal at Helebridge, North Cornwall
Bude Canal at Helebridge, North Cornwall
Photograph looking south and taken May 1976. The canal was used to transport sea sand inland to improve the quality of the soil for agriculture. Tub boats were used on the canal fitted with wheels to pull the tubs up the inclined planes connecting sections of the canal.
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May 1976   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 9 October, 2005
Category
Canal   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SS 215 036 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:48.2634N 4:32.0795W
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