TQ2581 : Footbridge, Grand Union Canal

taken 1 year ago, near to Paddington, Westminster, England

Footbridge, Grand Union Canal
Footbridge, Grand Union Canal
The Grand Union is a 137 mile (220km), 166 lock, 2 tunnel canal running between Brentford in London and Birmingham. It is the longest canal in Britain, and has 11 main arms and junctions. It takes over a week to navigate.

The Leicester arm branches off at Norton Junction and runs 66 miles long through 59 locks (including 2 staircase locks at Foxton) and 2 tunnels to Leicester where it continues into the River Soar.

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TQ2581, 575 images   (more nearby 🔍)
N Chadwick   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Tuesday, 14 March, 2023   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 9 July, 2024
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2546 8191 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.3309N 0:11.5831W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2543 8189
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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