SE7362 : Howsham Lock

taken 8 years ago, near to Howsham, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Howsham Lock
Howsham Lock
The River Derwent was made navigable up to Malton by about 1724. It had five 55 x 14 ft locks [16.5 x 4.2 metres], of which this was one. Navigation ceased in the 1930s. The lock is on the east side of the river.
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Date Taken
Friday, 2 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Saturday, 3 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Canals 
River (from Tags)
Derwent (North Yorkshire)  Lock 
Bridge (from Tags)
Path (from Tags)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 7304 6269 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:3.3000N 0:53.1456W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 7305 6268
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Footbridge  Public Footpath  Footpath Bridge  Footpath  Lock  Lock (Disused)  Winter Trees  Bare Trees  Deciduous Trees 

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