SK6038 : River Trent at Colwick looking towards Holme Sluices and Lock

taken 10 years ago, near to Gamston, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

River Trent at Colwick looking towards Holme Sluices and Lock
River Trent at Colwick looking towards Holme Sluices and Lock
Before these sluices were built, the river described a meandering route to the left, with a navigable cut on the present line of the river. The new sluices were an important flood control measure following the severe floods in Nottingham in 1947.
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SK6038, 93 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 6 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 7 January, 2008
Category
River   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 609 389 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:56.6855N 1:5.6828W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 608 389
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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