Instrument: Croasdale Swine Clough 4

Summary Details

ID CRO_sc4
Location # 12.4
Measurement Stage
Catchment Swine Clough, Croasdale
OS Grid ref SD 69119 57102
Elevation 370.36 m
Area 0.35 km2
Data availability 07/12/2007 - 31/01/2010 (diver changed 23/01/2008)
Location A natural channel in Upper Swine Clough, which is a tributary of Croasdale
Abstractions There are no upstream United Utilities abstraction points.
Related sites Upstream site, none; downstream site, CRO_sc5; other sites in Croasdale subcatchment, CRO_sc1, CRO_sc2, CRO_sc3, CRO_mid, CRO_out and Croasdale (EA gauge)

Data Download

Cross section survey data, stage/discharge data (including manual measurements of stage) and time series of levels (not corrected for atmospheric pressure) may be downloaded here (1.1mb). (For details on using the data click here.)

Land Use / Management Changes

Low stocking levels are being maintained in the headwaters (habitat regeneration).
  • Change Work carried out % area affected
    Stocking density Spring/Summer 2008 100


  • Upstream view

Channel Description

The channel cross-section at the instrument location is provided below. Datum is taken as the top of the diver access tube (red bar). Width is measured from the left-hand side bank when looking downstream, with locations to left of the diver tube taken as negative and those to the right positive.

Details from an MSc student project are available here. (Note, the information above takes precedence over the student report.)

Stage-Discharge Measurements

Date Time Stage (m) Discharge (m3/s)
07/12/2007 10:00 NA 0.01149
23/01/2008 13:05 -0.76 0.00798
13/03/2008 13:15 -0.83 0.00327
14/05/2008 15:45 -0.9 0.00026
22/10/2009 11:30 -0.795 0.00435

Time Series Data

The recorded levels (not corrected for atmospheric pressure) and temperature are shown below, separated out by month.

Document last modified: Fri Feb 20 2015 11:12:34 GMT Standard Time