ST1972 : Lock no.2 in Cardiff bay barrage

near to Penarth, The Vale of Glamorgan/Bro Morgannwg, Great Britain

Lock no.2 in Cardiff bay barrage
Lock no.2 in Cardiff bay barrage
A few boats have just left the bay and are being lowered down to sea level at low-ish tide. The structure in the background is the jetty protecting the area in front of the locks from waves and currents.
Although not 'ancient and historic' yet, the barrage is registered in the Coflein[1] database LinkExternal link .
1. Coflein
The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales (RCAHMW) maintains a web data base ('Coflein') of all the records it holds. Each data set has a short description and is classified in terms of period and function, and sources of surveys of the location are given. Search Coflein at: LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Saturday, 25 June, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Boundary, Barrier  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 1907 7256 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:26.7734N 3:9.9557W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 1902 7259
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Cardiff Bay Barrage  Sea Wall  Lock  Barrage 

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