ST1972 : Locks in Cardiff bay barrage

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

Locks in Cardiff bay barrage
Locks in Cardiff bay barrage
Looking through the narrow gap formed by the pair of breakwaters on the tidal side of the Cardiff bay barrage. Ships entering the bay pass through this gap and into one of the three locks visible at the centre.
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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2011
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 26 June, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Boundary, Barrier  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Near (from Tags)
Penarth 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 1909 7255 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:26.7682N 3:9.9383W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 1920 7242
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Cardiff Bay Barrage  Breakwaters  Locks  Barrage 

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