Cut Mark On North East Portal Of Gannow Tunnel On Leeds Liverpool Canal – Burnley, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 47.563 W 002° 15.797
30U E 548530 N 5960711
Quick Description: This cut mark is on the right hand side of the entrance to Gannow Tunnel on the Leeds Liverpool Canal.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/13/2015 1:41:18 PM
Waymark Code: WMN7MM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben
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Long Description:
This tunnel was constructed around 1796 when the canal was extended from Gargrave to Burnley. The cut mark is underneath a British Waterways information sign. It is in good condition apart from the right hand downward line of the arrow which is rather faded.

The following details were obtained from the OS website and typing the following coordinates 53,47,34.10,W,2,15,47.83.

Square EastingNorthingMark typeDescriptionHeightOrderDatumVerified yearLevelling yearMetres above ground
SD82753296CUT MARKCANAL BR NE PARA NE FACE 129.5613'N'1961-1.400

Type of Trigpoint: Cut Bench Mark

Condition: Slightly Damaged

Number on Flush Bracket: N/A

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