Lindsey Marsh Drainage Works
19th March 2007
Pictured here are works to widen the drainage ditches in North Cockerington, around Red Leas Lane. These images were taken on March 18th 2007.
This work will help to ensure that the marsh fields can be used for arable farming. This is especially important in a county such as Lincolnshire, which has some of the flattest and most low-lying terrain in Britain.
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