SK0300 : Daw End reflection - Walsall, West Midlands

taken 6 years ago, near to Rushall, Walsall, Great Britain

Daw End reflection - Walsall, West Midlands
Daw End reflection - Walsall, West Midlands
Immediately south of Daw End Bridge, which carries the B4154 road from Hednesford to Queslett, a reflection on the surface of the Daw End Branch Canal. The Daw End Branch Canal opened in 1803 to transport coal and limestone from local workings to the Black Country furnaces. It runs from Catshill Junction SK0404 to Longwood Junction SP0499 a distance of 5.25 miles. It being a contour canal, there are no locks along its length. The placename Daw End is locally pronounced as Doe End.
Time taken 10.00 am BST (British Summer Time).
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 June, 2013   (more nearby)
Monday, 26 December, 2016
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Paths  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Suburb, Urban fringe  Canals 
Place (from Tags)
Walsall  Queslett  Daw End  Hednesford  Catshill Junction 
Area (from Tags)
West Midlands  Black Country 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0327 0053 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.1529N 1:57.1891W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0328 0053
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Other Tags
Daw End Bridge  B4154 Road  Daw End Branch Canal  Contour Canal  Coal and Limestone Transport  Longwood Junction 

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