SP6989 : Foxton Locks

near to Gumley, Leicestershire, Great Britain

Foxton Locks
Foxton Locks
It's often the little details that are missed, and yet tell can us so much. On each of the ten locks this date is carved into a brick. The famous inclined plane only operated for ten years or so, and in 1909 the locks were rebuilt, being brought back into service the following year.
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2008
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Monday, 31 March, 2008   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 5 April, 2008
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Canal   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 691 894 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.9203N 0:58.9776W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 691 894
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