SP2556 : Weir in Charlecote Park

taken 5 years ago, near to Charlecote, Warwickshire, Great Britain

Weir in Charlecote Park
Weir in Charlecote Park
This weir is at the confluence of the River Dene with the Avon as the former, much smaller river cascades down to add its waters to the Avon as that river turns quite abruptly from south to west. The weir is situated in Charlecote Deer Park.
See also SP2556 : The River Avon in Charlecote Park and SP2556 : Weir as River Dene joins the Avon at Charlecote
Charlecote House and Park

Charlecote is a grand 16th century country house, surrounded by its own deer park, on the banks of the River Avon near Wellesbourne. The house was begun in 1558 and extended during the nineteenth century. The house and park have been administered by the National Trust since 1946 and are open to the public (LinkExternal link National Trust Charlecote visitor information).

Charlecote Park covers an area of 185 acres, backing on to the River Avon. The house is a Grade I listed building (English Heritage Building ID:482163 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings).

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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 June, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 16 June, 2016
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement  Country estates 
River (from Tags)
Dene  Avon (Warwickshire) 
Place (from Tags)
Charlecote Park  Charlecote 
Primary Subject of Photo
Weir 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2586 5632 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:12.2703N 1:37.3807W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2587 5633
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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