ecluse 5 - canal st Denis - ile de France, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member celene37
N 48° 55.655 E 002° 21.472
31U E 452965 N 5419603
Quick Description: Écluse N° 5 de la Porte de Paris.
Location: Île-de-France, France
Date Posted: 2/4/2015 12:29:13 AM
Waymark Code: WMNB1K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
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Long Description:
Fr : Le canal de St Denis est d’une longueur de 6,6 kilomètres, il relie le rond-point des canaux (parc de la Villette) à la Seine aval en Seine-Saint-Denis par sept écluses et six biefs sur un dénivelé de vingt-huit mètres. Il traverse le 19e arrondissement de Paris, les communes d'Aubervilliers et de Saint-Denis.
Le canal est reconstruit et élargi entre 1890 et 1895 ; il passe de 12 écluses à 7 écluses.
C’est une voie d'eau à grand (bateaux : mille tonnes au maximum) qui franchissent les écluses en 2h30.
Cette écluse est la N° 5 de la Porte de Paris , elle est située à côté du stade de France.

En : St Denis channel is a length of 6.6 km, it connects the roundabout channels (Parc de la Villette) to the Seine downstream Seine-Saint-Denis by seven locks and six reaches a height difference twenty-eight meters. It crosses the 19th district of Paris, the towns of Aubervilliers and Saint-Denis.
The canal was rebuilt and enlarged between 1890 and 1895; it goes from 12 to 7 locks locks.
This is a waterway large (boat: 1000 tons maximum) that cross locks 2h30.
This lock is the No. 5 of the Porte de Paris, it is located next to the Stade de France.
Waterway Name: écluse N° 5 de la Porte de Paris

Connected Points:
connects the roundabout channels (Parc de la Villette) to the Seine downstream Seine-Saint-Denis


Type: Lock

Date Opened: 1/1/1895

Elevation Difference (meters): 3.00

Site Status: Operational

Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

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