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Canal Boat Entering a Lock
England

From Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Union_Canal

The Grand Union Canal in England is part of the British canal system. Its main line connects London and Birmingham, stretching for 137 miles (220 km) with 166 locks. It has arms to places including Leicester, Slough, Aylesbury, Wendover and Northampton.

Copyright: Martin Broomfield
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Hochgeladen: 27/07/2010
Aktualisiert: 10/06/2014
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Tags: canal; waterway; bridge; locks; transportation; barge
  • kevin kissack over 1 year ago
    its a boat not a barge
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