TQ3679 : Redundant capstan, Greenland Dock

taken 11 years ago, near to Stepney, Tower Hamlets, Great Britain

Redundant capstan, Greenland Dock
Redundant capstan, Greenland Dock
A capstan such as this would have been used to tighten the ropes or cables by which a ship was held against the wall of the dock.
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TQ3679, 586 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Saturday, 22 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 24 May, 2010
Geographical Context
Docks, Harbours 
Category
Capstan   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3612 7918 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.7110N 0:2.4328W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3612 7918
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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