SP6459 : Grand Union Canal, near Flore

taken 17 days ago, near to Flore, Northamptonshire, Great Britain

Grand Union Canal, near Flore
Grand Union Canal, near Flore
'Razamataz' is moored by the towpath just west of Standingham Bridge.
The Grand Union Canal
The Grand Union is a 137 mile (220km), 166 lock, 2 tunnel canal running between Brentford in London and Birmingham. It is the longest canal in Britain, and has 11 main arms and junctions. It takes over a week to navigate.

The Leicester arm branches off at Norton Junction and runs 66 miles long through 59 locks (including 2 staircase locks at Foxton) and 2 tunnels to Leicester where it continues into the River Soar.

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Date Taken
Saturday, 31 August, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 7 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Canals 
Primary Subject of Photo
Canal 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 6472 5920 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:13.6325N 1:3.2332W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 6476 5919
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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