SK4431 : St Chad's Water

taken 10 years ago, near to Draycott, Derbyshire, Great Britain

St Chad's Water
St Chad's Water
I do not know the purpose of this small platform, the Hand rails would seem to make unsuitable for fishing from, so it just appears to be there to house the sign at the end which tells of some of the species of water fowl which can be seen.

I took a few shots hoping that one would catch the two swans perfectly symmetrical to each side - but in all they were just tantilising close to being so.

St Chad's water is formed from a gravel pit operated by Tarmac Roadstone - presumably to provide hardcore for the M1 which runs about 1/2 mile to the East of here.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 December, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 29 December, 2007
Category
Industrial site > Gravel pits   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 447 318 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:52.9409N 1:20.1873W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 447 318
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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