NZ3355 : River Wear near Washington

taken 2 years ago, near to Washington, Sunderland, Great Britain

River Wear near Washington
River Wear near Washington
This image looks upstream.

The path to the left of the image is part of the Weardale Way long distance footpath.
Weardale Way
A 77 mile route following the River Wear from the sea at the Lindesfarne Memorial, Sunderland to the headwaters in the east Pennines, keeping as close as is possible to the river. It visits Lumley Castle, Durham (where the Castle and Cathedral forms a World Heritage Site), Bishop Auckland and Stanhope. After Stanhope the Way makes a northward loop to Rookhope to take in part of a tributary, Rookhope Burn.
River Wear
The River Wear flows generally eastward from its source in the Northern Pennines to its mouth at Sunderland. It is 60 miles long. Major settlements on the river are Durham and Sunderland.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 29 October, 2016   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 1 November, 2016
Geographical Context
Paths  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
River (from Tags)
River Wear  Wear 
County (from Tags)
Tyne & Wear 
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Near (from Tags)
Season (from Tags)
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3322 5560 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:53.6423N 1:29.0153W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 3325 5561
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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