SO9868 : Worcester & Birmingham Canal and Tardebigge Reservoir

taken 4 months ago, near to Tardebigge, Worcestershire, Great Britain

Worcester & Birmingham Canal and Tardebigge Reservoir
Worcester & Birmingham Canal and Tardebigge Reservoir
The reservoir was built alongside the canal to top up the water levels at the top of the flight of locks. Since the reservoir is below the level of the top lock, the sluice gate LinkExternal link here cannot supply the top section of the flight, and an engine house with a steam-powered pumping engine LinkExternal link was also built slightly upstream from this location.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 February, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 11 April, 2019
Geographical Context
Paths  Canals  Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Primary Subject of Photo
Canal 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9850 6868 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:18.9734N 2:1.4056W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9855 6873
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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