SJ9097 : Audenshaw Trough

taken 12 years ago, near to Droylsden, Tameside, Great Britain

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Audenshaw Trough
Audenshaw Trough
Erected at the junction of Manchester Road and the Audenshaw Road in Audenshaw in 1879, this cattle and horse drinking trough is made of polished Cornish granite. It is a low elongated rectangular trough comprising two basins, one raised above pavement level the other positioned above it and set on two piers at either end of the lower basin. Spur stones protect the front faces of the piers. The front of the trough carries the inscription "THE RIGHTEOUS MAN REGARDETH THE LIFE OF HIS BEAST". Nowadays it is used as a flower tub.

Behind it is a 1900 passenger tram electricity transformer SJ9097 : Tram Transformer Pillar.
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SJ9097, 214 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 11 February, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 February, 2010
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Primary Subject of Photo
Trough 
Former (from Tags)
Tram Transformer 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 907 974 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.4434N 2:8.4858W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 906 974
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Horse Trough  Electricity Transformer 

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