SJ8398 : River Irwell from Blackfriars Bridge

taken 7 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

River Irwell from Blackfriars Bridge
River Irwell from Blackfriars Bridge
The River Irwell, has always marked the invisible border between the Cities of Manchester and Salford. Here, we are looking downstream from Blackfriars Bridge. SJ8398 : River Irwell, Trinity Bridge is ahead, past the modern apartment blocks.
River Irwell
The River Irwell rises on the Rossendale hills north of Bacup and flows south for 39 miles before joining the River Mersey west of Manchester. It was a very important river in the development of industry, during the Industrial revolution, in Lancashire.
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SJ8398, 2709 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 10 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  City, Town centre 
River (from Tags)
Irwell 
Place (from Tags)
Salford 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8355 9850 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.9775N 2:14.9613W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8365 9858
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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River  Manchester  21st Century  Apartment Blocks  Urban Regeneration  Urban Renewal  Redeveloped Urban Area 

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