Lock, Brithdir Lane, Newtown, Powys, Wales, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Ddraig Ddu
N 52° 36.780 W 003° 10.975
30U E 487614 N 5829237
Quick Description: A lock on the Newtown Canal. It is now maintained for posterity and from the look of it now privately owned, but maintained by British water ways.
Location: South Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/29/2011 4:33:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMBX2Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 3

Long Description:
A lock on the Newtown Canal. It is now maintained for posterity and from the look of it now privately owned, but maintained by British water ways.
It seems to be in a good condition with a bridge at the listed coordinates to give the best view of the lock.
Waterway Name: Newtown British Waterway

Connected Points:
Links onto the British waterways canals


Type: Lock

Date Opened: 1/1/1870

Elevation Difference (meters): 6.00

Site Status: Remnants

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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