SJ9000 : Wolverhampton Locks No 18

taken 10 years ago, near to Oxley, Wolverhampton, Great Britain

Wolverhampton Locks No 18
Wolverhampton Locks No 18
This is on the main line canal to Birmingham - looking towards Wolverhampton. At Aldersley Junction about 500 metres north-west of this point, James Brindley had it connect with the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal. This gave a route from the Rivers Severn at Stourport, and Trent at Shardlow, and north from the potteries, Chester, the Mersey and Manchester.
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SJ9000, 49 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 21 February, 2008
Category
Lock   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 906 007 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.2672N 2:8.3430W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 906 007
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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