TQ3883 : City Mill Lock

taken 8 years ago, near to Bow, Tower Hamlets, Great Britain

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City Mill Lock
City Mill Lock
The lock links the City Mill river (beyond it) with the Waterworks River (near side). I have not seen this double-gate arrangement before with gates facing both ways. I presume it is because the level difference in the rivers can work either way, the City Mill River being tidal.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 17 June, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 26 June, 2012
Geographical Context
Canals 
Place (from Tags)
Bow Back Rivers 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3818 8347 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:31.9940N 0:0.5527W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3819 8348
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Canal Lock  Tidal River 

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