SJ9110 : Canal approaching Gailey Lock in Staffordshire

taken 3 months ago, near to Gailey, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Canal approaching Gailey Lock in Staffordshire
Canal approaching Gailey Lock in Staffordshire
This is the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, a telephoto assisted image looking north towards Gailey Lock.
Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal
The Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal was opened in 1772, engineered by James Brindley. It cost a little over 100,000 at the time. It links the River Severn at Stourport to the Trent and Mersey Canal at Great Haywood Junction in Staffordshire. There are 43 locks (45 if you don't fancy the deep wide locks at Stourport) and the canal is 46 miles in length.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 16 May, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 August, 2019
Geographical Context
Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9199 1030 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:41.4195N 2:7.1966W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9197 1024
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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