NS8580 : Falkirk Wheel

taken 7 years ago, near to Camelon, Falkirk, Great Britain

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Falkirk Wheel
Falkirk Wheel
A rotating boat lift opened in 2002 to connect the Forth and Clyde Canal and Union Canal, which had formerly been linked by a series of 11 locks that had fallen into disuse in the 1930s and been filled in. Seen here near the end of its rotation, with a tour boat approaching the upper level.
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Date Taken
Friday, 5 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 28 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Canals 
Near (from Tags)
Falkirk 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 852 801 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:0.0118N 3:50.5051W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 852 800
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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