SU3180 : Groundwater Flooding, Upper Lambourn

taken 7 years ago, near to Upper Lambourn, West Berkshire, Great Britain

Groundwater Flooding, Upper Lambourn
Groundwater Flooding, Upper Lambourn
Looking like a burst water main, this is a natural spring forcing its way up through the tarmac.
Upper Lambourn suffers very badly in years when groundwater levels are exceptionally high. The streets are awash and road surfaces are wrecked.
This will flow for weeks until the water table goes down again.
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Date Taken
Monday, 4 March, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 16 March, 2013
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport 
Place (from Tags)
Lambourn Valley 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 3144 8055 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.3798N 1:32.8941W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 3142 8054
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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