NZ1886 : Debris poles designed to catch trees

taken 3 years ago, near to Morpeth, Northumberland, Great Britain

Debris poles designed to catch trees
Debris poles designed to catch trees
The Flood Risk team says these are debris poles, designed to catch trees, branches and other debris during a flood. This is to prevent the bridges getting blocked and causing flooding to the town of Morpeth. They are one part of the Morpeth Flood Alleviation Scheme.
See also: Link Link
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Russel Wills and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NZ1886, 44 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Thursday, 16 March, 2017   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 4 April, 2017
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage 
Primary Subject of Photo
Flood Defences 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 1889 8609 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:10.1259N 1:42.3001W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 18877 86070
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Other Tags
Debris Poles  Flood Alleviation Scheme 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image Type (about): geograph 
This page has been viewed about 28 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register