SD8008 : River Irwell, Radcliffe

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

River Irwell, Radcliffe
River Irwell, Radcliffe
Looking downstream from Hardy's Gate Bridge. The land on the right hand side (west bank) of the river has been cleared ready for development as the "Bury South Business Park".
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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Date Taken
Tuesday, 13 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
River (from Tags)
Irwell 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8030 0840 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.3098N 2:17.9373W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8025 0841
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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