Clifton and the   Lower Derwent
The Lower River Derwent occupying the whole flood plain
The River upstream from Clifton divides into two channels – normally here it flows behind the green lobe of land New chann...
New Channel View from A66 across the flood plain: note drainage
River fills he flood plain except slight island – spot the vehicle
The view downstream ‘ normal channel width’
Slight evidence of right bank
Upstream – note eddy line Play the next few slides quickly – Pg Dn
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The River Derwent –  not one river but four <ul><li>The lower Derwent flows from Bassenthwaite lake west to Workington </l...
Source UPPER  DERWENT
River  Greta Middle  Derwent St Johns Beck out of Thirlmere Water
mouth Papcastle Bridge – A595: closed and re-opened Sunday at 3
CREDITS <ul><li>All mapping from OS Get a Map </li></ul><ul><li>Photos Mark OLLIS </li></ul><ul><li>Original photos availa...
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Images of the flooded river from Great Clifton and A66 'yum yums' layby

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3. Clifton And The Lower Derwent

  1. 1. Clifton and the Lower Derwent
  2. 2. The Lower River Derwent occupying the whole flood plain
  3. 3. The River upstream from Clifton divides into two channels – normally here it flows behind the green lobe of land New channel Normal flow
  4. 4. New Channel View from A66 across the flood plain: note drainage
  5. 5. River fills he flood plain except slight island – spot the vehicle
  6. 6. The view downstream ‘ normal channel width’
  7. 7. Slight evidence of right bank
  8. 8. Upstream – note eddy line Play the next few slides quickly – Pg Dn
  9. 20. The River Derwent – not one river but four <ul><li>The lower Derwent flows from Bassenthwaite lake west to Workington </li></ul><ul><li>The middle Derwent from Derwent Water through Keswick to Bass. </li></ul><ul><li>Here it is joined by the River Greta [dam cotrolled by Thirlmere water] </li></ul><ul><li>The upper Derwent flows through Borrowdale northwards rising at Seathwaite </li></ul>OS GR at centre NY 223 191 source
  10. 21. Source UPPER DERWENT
  11. 22. River Greta Middle Derwent St Johns Beck out of Thirlmere Water
  12. 23. mouth Papcastle Bridge – A595: closed and re-opened Sunday at 3
  13. 24. CREDITS <ul><li>All mapping from OS Get a Map </li></ul><ul><li>Photos Mark OLLIS </li></ul><ul><li>Original photos available at greater resolution to schools – [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>St Bees School, Cumbria. </li></ul><ul><li>Made small to upload + share easily </li></ul>
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