SK8378 : Torksey Lock

taken 4 years ago, near to Torksey, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

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Torksey Lock
Torksey Lock
This is the Lincoln-end gate that would be used when the River Trent is higher than the Foss Dyke. The capstan is used to open and close the gate.
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SK8378, 162 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 3 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Canals 
Canal (from Tags)
Lock  Lock Paddle Gear 
Place (from Tags)
Torksey 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 8378 7806 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:17.5733N 0:44.6733W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 8378 7806
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Grade II Listed  Capstan 

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