SP1976 : Knowle Locks

taken 22 years ago, near to Knowle, Solihull, Great Britain

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Knowle Locks
Knowle Locks
The original locks, on the right of the picture, brought out of use when the Grand Union Canal was widened in 1932 were originally opened in June 1795. They are now used as overflow weirs. The locks raise the canal 42' to the summit level.
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SP1976, 44 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 2 February, 2000   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 24 January, 2020
Geographical Context
Canals 
Primary Subject of Photo
Lock 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 190 760 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:22.9510N 1:43.3194W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 190 760
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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