SP3964 : Bascote Locks No 15, near Long Itchington, Warwickshire

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Bascote Locks No 15, near Long Itchington, Warwickshire
Bascote Locks No 15, near Long Itchington, Warwickshire
On the Grand Union Canal, Locks 14 and 15 are built as a staircase where the deep middle gates double as the top gates of Lock 15 and the bottom gates of Lock 14.
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This view shows the bottom gates of the two rise staircase, while in the distance are Locks 16 and 17, making a total of four locks in the flight, together dropping the water level by 26ft 9in (about 8.2 metres) as the canal progresses westwards.
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2008
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Date Taken
Thursday, 4 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 17 March, 2010
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Locks   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 395 641 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:16.4511N 1:25.3069W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SP 395 641
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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