Allington Locks, Maidstone, Kent. UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dave-harris
N 51° 17.732 E 000° 30.129
31U E 325854 N 5685653
Quick Description: Lock Gates on the River Medway at Allington, near Maidstone in Kent
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/13/2011 12:37:08 PM
Waymark Code: WMC9PA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 6

Long Description:
There have been locks here at Allington since the first one was built in 1792, which was enlarged in 1831. This set of locks lasted until the 1930's when the current locks were built.
Waterway Name: River Medway

Connected Points:
These set of locks connect the main river to the tidal estuary of the river


Type: Lock

Date Opened: 1/1/1792

Elevation Difference (meters): 6.00

Site Status: Operational

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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