SK1691 : Birchinlee information point

taken 5 years ago, near to Derwent Reservoir [water Feature], Derbyshire, Great Britain

Birchinlee information point
Birchinlee information point
A display panel here give details of Birchinlee - also known as 'tin town' - a temporary village providing housing and facilities to the navvies working on the Howden and Derwent Reservoirs in the early 20C. Little now remains of the village. See SK1691 : Plaque on the Birchinlee information point for the plaque on the facing side of the stonework. LinkExternal link
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SK1691, 78 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Thursday, 13 March, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 14 March, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Water resources 
Place (from Tags)
Derwent Valley 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1673 9178 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:25.3533N 1:44.9830W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 1672 9179
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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