SJ9621 : Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal near Stafford

taken 2 years ago, near to Milford, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal  near Stafford
Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal near Stafford
Looking north-west through the arch of Walton Bridge, No 104.
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
Wednesday, 22 May, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 June, 2020
Geographical Context
Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9616 2168 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:47.5604N 2:3.5031W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 9620 2165
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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