TF2020 : Former crewyard

taken 2 years ago, near to Pode Hole, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Former crewyard
Former crewyard
This was once a mixed farm, with quite a lot of beast, and this is the former crewyard
The Fens

The Fens, also known as the Fenland, is a naturally marshy region in eastern England. Most of the fens were drained several centuries ago, resulting in a flat, damp, low-lying agricultural region.
A fen is the local name for an individual area of marshland or former marshland and also designates the type of marsh typical of the area, which has neutral or alkaline water chemistry and relatively large quantities of dissolved minerals, but few other plant nutrients.
Fenland primarily lies around the coast of the Wash; it reaches into four counties: Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and a small area of Suffolk, as well as the historic county of Huntingdonshire. In whole it occupies an area of nearly 1,500 sq miles.
Most of the Fenland lies within a few metres of sea level. As with similar areas in the Netherlands, much of the Fenland originally consisted of fresh- or salt-water wetlands, which have been artificially drained and continue to be protected from floods by drainage banks and pumps.

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TF2020, 26 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 23 July, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 25 July, 2018
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Flat landscapes 
Primary Subject of Photo
Farm 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 2019 2041 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:46.0753N 0:13.2014W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 2025 2039
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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