SD7706 : Weir on River Irwell

taken 7 years ago, near to Radcliffe, Bury, Great Britain

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Weir on River Irwell
Weir on River Irwell
Looking down at the weir about a mile downstream of Radcliffe town centre.
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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SD7706, 142 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 10 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 11 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
River (from Tags)
Irwell 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7743 0635 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:33.1973N 2:20.5287W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7739 0635
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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