SP0788 : Lock No 17, Birmingham and Fazeley Canal, Aston

taken 10 years ago, near to Aston, Birmingham, Great Britain

Lock No 17,  Birmingham and Fazeley Canal, Aston
Lock No 17, Birmingham and Fazeley Canal, Aston
The Birmingham and Fazeley Canal joins the Coventry Canal at Fazeley Junction, about fourteen miles away. It has thirty-eight locks, including the Farmer's Bridge flight in Birmingham, the Aston flight, the Minworth flight and the Curdworth flight.

Lock No 17 is the fourth one down in the Aston flight of eleven. The flight drops the water level by seventy feet (about 21 metres) in one mile.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 27 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 6 October, 2008
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Lock   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 078 882 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.5264N 1:53.1488W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 078 882
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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