2011

SJ9599 : Stamford Park Boating Lake

taken 13 years ago, near to Stalybridge, Tameside, England

Stamford Park Boating Lake
Stamford Park Boating Lake
The boating lake to the north of Darnton Road. The lake, formerly the mill reservoir known as Chadwick Dams, was incorporated into the park in 1891. The reservoir was divided in two by an embankment, with the southern section becoming the present boating lake.

The park is currently (2011) undergoing refurbishment and the lake is only open at weekends, hence the lack of activity on the lake. SJ9599 : The Stamford Belle is moored off the island.

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Geographical Context: Sport, Leisure Public buildings and spaces Park and Public Gardens Lakes, Wetland, Bog Suburb, Urban fringe Former: Reservoir Place: Ashton Under Lyne other tags: Park Lake Steam Boat Island Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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SJ9599, 136 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
David Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 14 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 15 June, 2011
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9560 9932 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.4342N 2:4.0671W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9556 9931
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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