SO5174 : Horseshoe Weir, River Teme

taken 11 years ago, near to Ludlow, Shropshire, Great Britain

Horseshoe Weir, River Teme
Horseshoe Weir, River Teme
The Weir is Grade II listed. LinkExternal link
Ludlow

Ludlow is a small town in South Shropshire. It is situated on a small hill on the eastern bank of a bend in the River Teme. The town has a long history dating back to Norman times and has nearly 500 listed buildings LinkExternal link , including a castle and one of the largest parish churches in the country. The old town was a 13th century planned grid iron town surrounded by a wall, with seven gates (only one remains). There are many examples of Tudor, Elizabethan and Georgian buildings. Today Ludlow is a thriving Market town with a healthy tourist trade. Described as "The most perfect town in England" - John Betjeman
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River Teme

The River Teme rises in Mid Wales and flows eastwards through Knighton and Ludlow, it then forms the Shropshire / Worcestershire border before joining the River Severn near Worcester. It is 81 miles long. Its entire length has been designated a SSSI.

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Date Taken
Friday, 31 December, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 26 January, 2011
Category
Weir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 513 741 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:21.8156N 2:42.9347W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 512 742
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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