SK0942 : Crumpwood Weir

taken 4 months ago, near to Alton, Staffordshire, Great Britain

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Crumpwood Weir
Crumpwood Weir
Apparently built to allow the Uttoxeter Canal to cross the River Churnet, the weir also provided head for a turbine powered water pumping station hidden in the trees at the end of the bridge. A stone arch opposite the photographer marks the tail race tunnel.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 February, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Water resources  Canals 
River (from Tags)
River Churnet 
County (from Tags)
Staffordshire 
Primary Subject of Photo
Weir 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0932 4251 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:58.7914N 1:51.7585W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0935 4246
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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