SJ3234 : New Marton Top Lock in Shropshire

taken 3 years ago, near to New Marton, Shropshire, Great Britain

New Marton Top Lock in Shropshire
New Marton Top Lock in Shropshire
New Marton Lock No 2.
There are two very rural locks west of New Marton. Together they allow a rise of 12ft 4in (375 metres). The Shropshire Way long distance footpath passes along the towpath here.

The Llangollen Canal reaches from Hurleston Junction (Shropshire Union Canal) to Llantysilio, a distance of 46 miles (74 kilometres). There are 21 locks.
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Date Taken
Monday, 21 September, 2015   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 12 July, 2017
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Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3287 3478 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:54.3745N 2:59.9737W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 3283 3485
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