SO5615 : Hand Ferry, Symonds Yat

taken 22 years ago, near to Symonds Yat, Herefordshire, Great Britain

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Hand Ferry, Symonds Yat
Hand Ferry, Symonds Yat
The young ferryman conveys two people and a dog across the Wye by means of this traditional hand ferry.
River Wye

The River Wye (Welsh: Afon Gwy) is the fifth-longest river in the UK, stretching some 215 kilometres from its source on Plynlimon in mid Wales to the Severn estuary. For much of its length the river forms part of the border between England and Wales. The Wye Valley (lower part) is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Wye is important for nature conservation and recreation.

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Date Taken
June 1998   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 17 June, 2020
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement  Business, Retail, Services 
Primary Subject of Photo
Ferry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 5608 1594 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:50.4196N 2:38.3331W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 5609 1596
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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