TL2097 : Swan's nest behind The Woolpack, Stanground

taken 1 year ago, 3 km from Farcet, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

Swan's nest behind The Woolpack, Stanground
Swan's nest behind The Woolpack, Stanground
This pen was jealously guarding five eggs in a nest which she had built on the boat moorings at the bottom of the beer garden behind The Woolpack, a traditional public house dating from 1711 located on North Street in Stanground. The moorings (which are reserved for use by customers of the pub only) are situated on the Back River, a tributary of the River Nene.
The swan was proving popular with the locals although - given their reputation - obviously no-one approached too closely and this image was taken with the aid of a zoom lens.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 15 April, 2018
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Business, Retail, Services  Suburb, Urban fringe  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Bird (from Tags)
Swan 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bird 
River (from Tags)
Nene  River Nene 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 2024 9756 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:33.7557N 0:13.6566W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 2023 9755
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Swan  Swans Nest  Public House  Real Ale  Real Ale Pub  Moorings  Boat Moorings  Bird  Mooring  River Mooring  River Nene  Nene 

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