SO8693 : The Bratch

near to The Bratch, Staffordshire, Great Britain

The Bratch
The Bratch
This flight of locks is unusual in that it appears to be a staircase (multiple lock chambers with a single gate/pair of gates between each) but it is actually 3 separate locks built end to end. These locks are a popular spot with visitors and have been considerably titivated up since this picture was taken! See SO8693 : The Bratch '20 Years On'.
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year taken
1984
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Geograph (First for SO8693)
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Date Taken
May 1984   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 14 August, 2005
Category
Lock   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 867 938 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:32.5134N 2:11.8522W
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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