SD5174 : Footbridge and derelict lock on the Lancaster Canal

taken 1 month ago, near to Priest Hutton, Lancashire, England

Footbridge and derelict lock on the Lancaster Canal
Footbridge and derelict lock on the Lancaster Canal
One of the higher of eight locks which formerly raised the level of the Lancaster Canal by 75 feet up to the level pound through to Kendal. The locks were abandoned and replace by weirs when the canal was severed by the construction of the M6 a short way to the north of here in the 1960s.

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SD5174, 76 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Oliver Dixon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 2 June, 2024   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 5 June, 2024
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5194 7481 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:10.0096N 2:44.2568W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 51941 74805
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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