SE5944 : Naburn Lock - capstan

taken 2 years ago, near to Naburn, York, Great Britain

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Naburn Lock - capstan
Naburn Lock - capstan
Double-acting capstan for opening and closing the swing bridge over the Old Lock. It clearly has been out of use for some time as part of the chain is buried in the grass.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 8 December, 2019   (more nearby)
Thursday, 12 December, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Canals 
Canal (from Tags)
Bridge (from Tags)
Footbridge Over Canal  Swing Bridge 
Period (from Tags)
Late 19th Century 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 5942 4452 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:53.6077N 1:5.8391W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 5941 4451
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Naburn Locks  Ouse Navigation  Capstan  Grade II Listed 

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