SD7908 : Bealey's Goit

taken 12 years ago, near to Hollins, Bury, Great Britain

Bealey's Goit
Bealey's Goit
This picture shows a section of Bealey's Goit, now choked with vegetation. A goit is a manmade watercourse. I believe this one was constructed to supply water from the River Irwell to the nearby Bealey's bleach works.
See: LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) [www_bury_gov_uk]

With thanks to Dennis Turner ( LinkExternal link ) for details and the link
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SD7908, 143 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 15 October, 2005
Category
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7973 0843 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.3247N 2:18.4539W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7973 0843
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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