TQ0593 : Lock Keepers Cottage at Stocker's Lock No 82, Grand Union Canal

taken 9 years ago, near to Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, Great Britain

Lock Keepers Cottage at Stocker's Lock No 82, Grand Union Canal
Lock Keepers Cottage at Stocker's Lock No 82, Grand Union Canal
The Grand Union is a 137 mile (220km), 166 lock, 2 tunnel canal running between Brentford in London and Birmingham. It is the longest canal in Britain, and has 11 main arms and junctions. It takes over a week to navigate.

The Leicester arm branches off at Norton Junction and runs 66 miles long through 59 locks (including 2 staircase locks at Foxton) and 2 tunnels to Leicester where it continues into the River Soar.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 19 May, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 20 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings  Canals 
Canal (from Tags)
Grand Union 
Name (from Tags)
Grand Union Canal 
Place (from Tags)
Grand Union Canal  Hertfordshire 
County (from Tags)
Hertfordshire 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0521 9344 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:37.7968N 0:28.8815W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 0519 9342
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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