SS6692 : Construction of Tawe Barrage

taken 31 years ago, near to Swansea/Abertawe, Great Britain

Construction of Tawe Barrage
Construction of Tawe Barrage
People forget how big a construction project a barrage of this kind was. This picture I believe was taken in 1988 - the barrage opened in 1992. In the picture, early construction on one of the lock gates can be seen.
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Date Taken
1988   (more nearby)
Saturday, 27 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Construction, Development  Docks, Harbours  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 6645 9258 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.9694N 3:55.8197W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 6643 9254
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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