Schiffshebewerk Henrichenburg
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member goof390
N 51° 36.961 E 007° 19.576
32U E 384120 N 5719659
Quick Description: Schiffshebewerk Henrichenburg Shiplift Henrichenburg
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 4/18/2014 1:35:35 PM
Waymark Code: WMKHVN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 5

Long Description:
Das alte Schiffshebewerk Henrichenburg von 1899 und das neue von 1962 liegen nur wenige hundert Meter voneinander entfernt und gehören zur Kanalstufe Henrichenburg der Bundeswasserstraße Dortmund-Ems-Kanal in Waltrop-Oberwiese.
Das Hebewerk war in der Lage, den damals üblichen Dortmund-Ems-Kanal-Normalkahn von 67 Metern Länge, 8,2 Metern Breite und 2 Metern Tiefgang um 14 Meter auf die Wasserhaltung des Dortmunder Hafens zu heben. Der eigentliche Senk- oder Hebevorgang dauerte etwa 12,5 Minuten.

The old ship Henrichenburg of 1899 and the new 1962 are only a few hundred meters from each other and belong to the channel level Henrichenburg the federal waterway Dortmund-Ems Canal in Waltrop upper meadow.
The elevator was to lift able then usual Dortmund-Ems canal Normal Kahn of 67 meters in length, 8.2 meters wide and 2 meters draft to 14 meters on the water retention of the Dortmund harbor. The actual lowering or lifting process took about 12.5 minutes.
Waterway Name: Dortmund-Ems-Kanal

Connected Points:
Das Schiffshebewerk Henrichenburg war eine technische Neuheit. Es war das erste ausgeführte Mehrschwimmer-Hebewerk. The ship Henrichenburg was a technical innovation. It was the first running more float-lift.


Type: Lift

Date Opened: 8/11/1899

Elevation Difference (meters): 14.00

Site Status: Inactive

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Date Closed (if applicable): Not listed

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