TQ3779 : Hydraulic capstan, Isle of Dogs

taken 7 years ago, near to Isle of Dogs, Tower Hamlets, Great Britain

Hydraulic capstan, Isle of Dogs
Hydraulic capstan, Isle of Dogs
Alongside the now blocked off Millwall Dock entrance lock. This would have been used for rope handling and was supplied with high pressure water from a central power station. The works are hidden below the surrounding cheqeuer plate.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 24 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 18 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Docks, Harbours 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3709 7905 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.6268N 0:1.5980W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3709 7905
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Isle of Dogs  Capstan  Hydraulic  Millwall  Dock  Lock 

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