Canal Lock Gates, Grand Union Canal
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Canal Lock Gates, Grand Union Canal

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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.

  • Martin Broomfield about 1 year ago
    Hi Kevin, I use a Nikon D200, 10.5 Nikon lens. Nodal Ninja, Stitcher Unlimited from Autocad which hasn't been updated since 2009 (try PTGui).
  • kevin kissack about 1 year ago
    Would like to know the tool you used: camera, lens, stitching software - excellent job.
  • kevin kissack about 1 year ago
    Cool pano's :-)
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    Imágenes cercanas en England

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    A: Canal Boat Entering a Lock

    por Martin Broomfield, a 1.1 km.

    From Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Union_CanalThe Grand Union Canal in England is par...

    Canal Boat Entering a Lock

    B: Bridge and Lock Gates, Grand Union Canal

    por Martin Broomfield, a 1.2 km.

    From Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Union_CanalThe Grand Union Canal in England is par...

    Bridge and Lock Gates, Grand Union Canal

    C: Ruislip Common, the pond

    por Hans ter Horst, a 4.5 km.

    The cattle drinking pond at the top of the Ruislip Common, unfortunately, the pond is difficult to sp...

    Ruislip Common, the pond

    D: The swing in Bayhurst Wood

    por Hans ter Horst, a 4.6 km.

    This forgotten area of Bayhurst Wood, part of the Ruislip Woods, was only accesible via a forgotten s...

    The swing in Bayhurst Wood

    E: View from Mad Bess Wood over the Parish of Harefield

    por Hans ter Horst, a 4.6 km.

    Mad Bass Wood,  part of the Ruislip Woods, is of course a very intriguing name for this wood, but unf...

    View from Mad Bess Wood over the Parish of Harefield

    F: Ruislip Common, the bench

    por Hans ter Horst, a 4.6 km.

    One of the more tranquil areas of the Ruislip Common with a nice, comfortable bench to sit on. This a...

    Ruislip Common, the bench

    G: The Grove Hotel

    por Bob Stapleton, a 5.1 km.

    The Grove 5 star hotel resort in Hertfordshire England. Boasts a Championship golf course, an award-w...

    The Grove Hotel

    H: Ruislip Common, England

    por Hans ter Horst, a 5.1 km.

    Ruislip Common used to be, like any common, a trackt of land that was jointly used by the residents o...

    Ruislip Common, England

    I: Hillingdon Trail in the Bayhurst Wood

    por Hans ter Horst, a 5.1 km.

    The Hillingdon Trail is a 20 mile path through Hillingdon's countryside from Cranford in the south-ea...

    Hillingdon Trail in the Bayhurst Wood

    J: Picnic area in Bayhurst Wood

    por Hans ter Horst, a 5.2 km.

    Bayhurst Wood is located just next to Mad Bess Wood and is part of the Ruislip Woods. Very unexplaina...

    Picnic area in Bayhurst Wood

    Este panorama fue tomado en England, Europe

    Esta es una vista general de Europe

    Europe is generally agreed to be the birthplace of western culture, including such legendary innovations as the democratic nation-state, football and tomato sauce.

    The word Europe comes from the Greek goddess Europa, who was kidnapped by Zeus and plunked down on the island of Crete. Europa gradually changed from referring to mainland Greece until it extended finally to include Norway and Russia.

    Don't be confused that Europe is called a continent without looking like an island, the way the other continents do. It's okay. The Ural mountains have steadily been there to divide Europe from Asia for the last 250 million years. Russia technically inhabits "Eurasia".

    Europe is presently uniting into one political and economic zone with a common currency called the Euro. The European Union originated in 1993 and is now composed of 27 member states. Its headquarters is in Brussels, Belgium.

    Do not confuse the EU with the Council of Europe, which has 47 member states and dates to 1949. These two bodies share the same flag, national anthem, and mission of integrating Europe. The headquarters of the Council are located in Strasbourg, France, and it is most famous for its European Court of Human Rights.

    In spite of these two bodies, there is still no single Constitution or set of laws applying to all the countries of Europe. Debate rages over the role of the EU in regards to national sovereignty. As of January 2009, the Lisbon Treaty is the closest thing to a European Constitution, yet it has not been approved by all the EU states. 

    Text by Steve Smith.

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