TQ3779 : Former Millwall Docks entrance

taken 9 years ago, near to Isle of Dogs, Tower Hamlets, Great Britain

Former Millwall Docks entrance
Former Millwall Docks entrance
This was the site of the entrance lock and has largely been filled in. The big black object is a preserved hydraulic jigger that was used to open the lock gates. There is a nearby hydraulic capstan too. The Shard is visible in the background.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 25 July, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  City, Town centre  Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3714 7905 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.6261N 0:1.5548W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3715 7905
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Jigger  Shard  Milwall  Lock  Machinery 

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