TF1521 : Twenty Drove

taken 5 months ago, near to Twenty, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

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Twenty Drove
Twenty Drove
A typical fenland scene
The Fens

The Fens, also known as the Fenland, is a naturally marshy region in eastern England. Most of the fens were drained several centuries ago, resulting in a flat, damp, low-lying agricultural region.
A fen is the local name for an individual area of marshland or former marshland and also designates the type of marsh typical of the area, which has neutral or alkaline water chemistry and relatively large quantities of dissolved minerals, but few other plant nutrients.
Fenland primarily lies around the coast of the Wash; it reaches into four counties: Lincolnshire, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and a small area of Suffolk, as well as the historic county of Huntingdonshire. In whole it occupies an area of nearly 1,500 sq miles.
Most of the Fenland lies within a few metres of sea level. As with similar areas in the Netherlands, much of the Fenland originally consisted of fresh- or salt-water wetlands, which have been artificially drained and continue to be protected from floods by drainage banks and pumps.

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TF1521, 13 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 4 July, 2021   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 6 July, 2021
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport  Flat landscapes 
Near (from Tags)
Twenty 
Season (from Tags)
Summer 
Primary Subject of Photo
Lane 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 1523 2184 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:46.9110N 0:17.5800W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 1521 2194
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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