SP1876 : Lock sidepond near Knowle, Solihull

taken 7 years ago, near to Knowle, Solihull, Great Britain

Lock sidepond near Knowle, Solihull
Lock sidepond near Knowle, Solihull
The replacement wide locks in the Knowle flight were built in the early 1930s with pairs of side ponds used to maximise efficiency in use of water. These were operated by boat crews using pairs of ground paddles. Link The sideponds are no longer used.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 22 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 27 June, 2019
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland  Canals 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 1894 7609 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:22.9512N 1:43.3899W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 1900 7608
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Lock  Wide Lock  Sidepond  Pasture 

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