SJ7993 : Rapids on the River Mersey

taken 6 years ago, near to Ashton Upon Mersey, Trafford, Great Britain

Rapids on the River Mersey
Rapids on the River Mersey
The River Mersey was once one of the most polluted rivers in Europe. The Environment Agency agency, together with other organisations, has invested heavily in cleaning up the river. It is now so clean that it supports a whole range of wildlife including salmon and water birds like goosander which can be seen on this stretch of the river in winter.
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SJ7993, 121 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 April, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 25 April, 2015
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Primary Subject of Photo
River 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7972 9335 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.1920N 2:18.4041W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 79623 93330
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Greater Manchester  River Mersey. 

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