TQ2187 : Capital Ring, Welsh Harp

taken 1 year ago, near to Hendon, Barnet, Great Britain

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Capital Ring, Welsh Harp
Capital Ring, Welsh Harp
Brent Reservoir & Welsh Harp Open Area
The Brent Reservoir (popularly called the Welsh Harp) is a reservoir between Hendon and Wembley Park. It straddles the boundary between the boroughs of Brent and Barnet and is owned by the Canal & River Trust. It is a 68.6 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest, the only one in Barnet and Brent.
The reservoir is fed by the Silk Stream and the River Brent, and its outflow is the River Brent.
The reservoir has a sailing centre, home to Welsh Harp Sailing Club, Wembley Sailing Club, the Sea Cadets, and the University of London Sailing club.
on the north bank is Welsh Harp open Area a park and nature reserve of 9.43 hectares. It was established as a recreational area in 1965
Capital Ring
The Capital Ring is a surprisingly green route that encircles London. Distance is 78miles; it threads together parks and open spaces, mostly following pleasant residential roads in between. The route is an initiative of the London Walking Forum. The route is very well signed, with a Big Ben logo TQ1678 : Three walk logos, Gallows Bridge. The route is a walker’s equivalent of the North and South Circular roads. LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Thursday, 13 April, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 19 July, 2017
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2159 8739 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:34.3366N 0:14.8147W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2157 8737
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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