SD5905 : Under repair

taken 12 years ago, near to Ince-in-Makerfield, Wigan, Great Britain

Under repair
Under repair
The lock is awaiting the fitting of new gates. The Wigan Flight is usually closed during the winter, as at least one set of the 42 pairs of gates on the 21 locks (which take the canal up over 200 feet) needs replacing or repairing each year. Lock four is visible below.
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SD5905, 64 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 11 February, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 March, 2006
Category
Lock   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 593 052 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:32.5113N 2:36.9382W
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