SJ9311 : Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal south of Penkridge

taken 5 months ago, near to Gailey, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal south of Penkridge
Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal south of Penkridge
Looking north towards Penkridge, Stafford and Great Haywood. Rail Bridge, No 80A is ahead.
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
Sunday, 8 September, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 13 February, 2020
Geographical Context
Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9317 1196 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:42.3159N 2:6.1512W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9316 1192
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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