ST7846 : River Frome

taken 5 years ago, near to Frome, Somerset, Great Britain

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River Frome
River Frome
The River Frome is a river in Somerset. It rises near Witham Friary, flows north through Blatchbridge to the town of Frome and joins the River Avon at Freshford, south of Bath.
The name Frome comes from the Old British word ffraw meaning fair, fine or brisk and describing the flow of the river.
There are many weirs on the river. Several stretches, particularly below Farleigh Hungerford are used for coarse fishing and some trout fishing.

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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 October, 2015   (more nearby)
Thursday, 17 March, 2016
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 7864 4655 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.0647N 2:18.4327W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 7870 4651
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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