SJ9721 : Canal near Tixall in Staffordshire

taken 7 years ago, near to Milford, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Canal near Tixall in Staffordshire
Canal near Tixall in Staffordshire
This is the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal, looking north from the aqueduct crossing the River Sow.
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
Friday, 17 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 August, 2019
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Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9722 2154 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:47.4853N 2:2.5599W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9722 2149
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