SU1404 : Sluice gate on eastern bank of River Avon

taken 7 years ago, near to Ringwood, Hampshire, Great Britain

Sluice gate on eastern bank of River Avon
Sluice gate on eastern bank of River Avon
The gate controls the flow of water from Bickerley Millstream (off picture right) into the river via a narrow channel which effectively short-circuits the southern part of the millstream. But it seems that the gate is never opened, as the mechanism is well rusted up.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 16 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 July, 2010
Category
Waterworks > Sluice gate   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1484 0415 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:50.2015N 1:47.4376W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1484 0415
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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