SJ9392 : Woodley Tunnel Entrance

taken 10 months ago, near to Romiley, Stockport, Great Britain

Woodley Tunnel Entrance
Woodley Tunnel Entrance
The entrance to the Woodley Tunnel on the Peak Forest Canal.
Peak Forest Canal
The Peak Forest Canal runs for 15 miles between Ashton under Lyne and Whaley Bridge.

It was built to link the Ashton Canal with the tramways that brought limestone from the Peak District quarries.

The Lower Peak Forest Canal forms part of the "Cheshire Ring".

LinkExternal link Pennine Waterways website including a "virtual tour" of the canal
LinkExternal link and LinkExternal link for information on the history of the canal
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Date Taken
Saturday, 8 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 December, 2017
Geographical Context
Canals 
Canal (from Tags)
Peak Forest 
Place (from Tags)
Woodley 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9352 9204 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:25.5067N 2:5.9389W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9351 9203
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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