TA1928 : Burstwick Drain in Hedon

taken 10 years ago, near to Hedon, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

Burstwick Drain in Hedon
Burstwick Drain in Hedon
Burstwick Drain is the main land drainage channel in south west Holderness. Due to the disastrous floods of June 2007 in this flat area of East Yorkshire, efforts are now being made to clear the drain banks of unnecessary vegetation from the waterway to maximise its flow capacity during periods of heavy rainfall. Burstwick Drain flows into the River Humber near Saltend, 1.75 miles west of here, but can only do so at low tides when the river water level is low.

To see what it looked like 20 months ago, follow link: TA1928 : Burstwick Drain in Hedon.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 15 January, 2008   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 15 January, 2008
Category
Drain   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 190 281 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:44.1421N 0:11.7821W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 192 281
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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