SK7735 : View from the bridges on Jericho Lane, Barkestone (2)

taken 12 years ago, near to Barkestone-le-Vale, Leicestershire, Great Britain

View from the bridges on Jericho Lane, Barkestone (2)
View from the bridges on Jericho Lane, Barkestone (2)
As you leave Barkestone on Jericho Lane you come to two bridges. This is the view of the narrow pasture strip between the Grantham Canal, see SK7735 : View from the bridges on Jericho Lane, Barkestone (1), on the right and the old railway cutting, see [655911]], on the left. The photograph was taken from the fence between the two bridges, see SK7735 : Two bridges on Jericho Lane, Barkestone.
The land falls away at least 5 metres from the Grantham Canal down to the railway cutting. The dry strip of pasture between the two is a testament to the navvies' puddling skills
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Date Taken
Sunday, 9 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 12 January, 2008
Category
Pasture   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 777 354 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:54.6569N 0:50.6910W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 775 353
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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