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Rock Park Drain #419229
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A 20ft deep drain in Rock Park which dates back to between 1837 and 1850 when the Park was created. The drain is the typical Victorian egg shaped brick built but also has a modern overflow linked in from the New Ferry By-Pass surface water drains.

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Re: Rock Park Drain [Re: diggingdeeper] #419234
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An interesting find DD. The old ovoid drains are superb. This one looks as if it hasn't had a good flow through it for a while. Keep popping those lids !!

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I love the picture of the discharge that looks like a snake!


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Originally Posted by Capt_America
I love the picture of the discharge that looks like a snake!
Its actually a root and the straw looking stuff is a mass of little rootlets


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Originally Posted by Pinzgauer
An interesting find DD. The old ovoid drains are superb. This one looks as if it hasn't had a good flow through it for a while. Keep popping those lids !!


Think we might have gone a bit overkill on popping this one LOL

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Originally Posted by TRANCENTRAL
Originally Posted by Pinzgauer
An interesting find DD. The old ovoid drains are superb. This one looks as if it hasn't had a good flow through it for a while. Keep popping those lids !!


Think we might have gone a bit overkill on popping this one LOL
Wasn't my fault it was a bit stuck raftl


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Originally Posted by diggingdeeper
Originally Posted by TRANCENTRAL
Originally Posted by Pinzgauer
An interesting find DD. The old ovoid drains are superb. This one looks as if it hasn't had a good flow through it for a while. Keep popping those lids !!


Think we might have gone a bit overkill on popping this one LOL
Wasn't my fault it was a bit stuck raftl


LOL laugh :r:just dont know your own strength mate wink

few more pics smile

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