SJ8092 : Sale Water Park

taken 11 years ago, near to Ashton Upon Mersey, Trafford, Great Britain

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Sale Water Park
Sale Water Park
The lake at Sale was originally a gravel pit, flooded after the extraction of gravel for construction of an embankment to raise the M63 motorway (now the M60) 34 feet above the Mersey's floodplain during the 1970s. Previously the land belonged to Sale Old Hall.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 10 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Thursday, 14 April, 2011
Lake   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 803 928 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:25.9351N 2:17.8369W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 802 929
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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