ST7851 : 2008 : Control weir at Orchardleigh Lake

taken 9 years ago, near to Lullington, Somerset, Great Britain

2008 : Control weir at Orchardleigh Lake
2008 : Control weir at Orchardleigh Lake
Orchardleigh is an artificial lake made by damming one of the streams feeding the river Frome.
The near archway was built over a spillweir which controls the level of the lake, there is a sluice under the far arch used to drain the lake when it is necessary to retrieve drowned fishermen.
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ST7851, 71 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 18 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 22 March, 2008
Category
Sluices   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 781 510 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:15.4698N 2:18.8443W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 782 510
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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