ST9961 : Caen Hill Locks [2]

taken 6 months ago, near to Devizes, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Caen Hill Locks [2]
Caen Hill Locks [2]
Seen from below, this is number 49, Maton Lock.
There are 29 locks raising the Kennet and Avon Canal 272 feet in a distance of two miles up Caen Hill near Devizes. Designed by engineer John Rennie, the sixteen locks (numbers 29 to 44) which form the steepest part are a Scheduled Ancient Monument.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 30 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 13 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Suburb, Urban fringe  Canals 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 9975 6160 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:21.2085N 2:0.2986W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 9973 6158
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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