SK4930 : Red Hill lock

taken 10 years ago, near to Ratcliffe on Soar, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Red Hill lock
Red Hill lock
These are the top gates. Because of high water levels, the lock had all its gates open. The position of the bridge in the middle of the lock is unusual but makes sense because the tail of the lock is no lower; the arch therefore spans the narrowest part of the canal.
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SK4930, 79 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 10 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 13 February, 2008
Category
Lock   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 491 303 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:52.0872N 1:16.2517W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 491 303
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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