SK6012 : No entry up the River Wreake

taken 2 years ago, near to Cossington, Leicestershire, Great Britain

No entry up the River Wreake
No entry up the River Wreake
This used to be the way to Melton Mowbray [1797 -1877] and Oakham [1802 -1841]. Boats transported coal from pits along the Cromford Canal to these towns. Downstream from this point the Wreake feeds into the Grand Union [Leicester Canal].
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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 May, 2019   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 29 May, 2019
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Canals 
Primary Subject of Photo
River (from Tags)
Former (from Tags)
Canal Junction 
Canal (from Tags)
Grand Union 
Bridge (from Tags)
Towpath Over River 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6091 1219 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:42.2378N 1:5.9999W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6089 1219
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Other Tags
Leicester Arm of the Grand Union Canal  Towpath Bridge 

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