TQ1579 : Grand Union Canal

taken 2 years ago, near to Norwood Green, Ealing, Great Britain

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Grand Union Canal
Grand Union Canal
The Grand Union is a 137 mile (220km), 166 lock, 2 tunnel canal running between Brentford in London and Birmingham. It is the longest canal in Britain, and has 11 main arms and junctions. It takes over a week to navigate.

The Leicester arm branches off at Norton Junction and runs 66 miles long through 59 locks (including 2 staircase locks at Foxton) and 2 tunnels to Leicester where it continues into the River Soar.

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TQ1579, 204 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Monday, 7 May, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 10 May, 2018
Geographical Context
Canals 
Primary Subject of Photo
Canal 
Canal (from Tags)
Grand Union  Grand Union Canal 
Place (from Tags)
Grand Union Canal 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 152 795 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.1775N 0:20.4295W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 152 795
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Canal  Narrow Boat  Narrow Boats  Moored Narrow Boat  Canal Narrow Boat 

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