The lock is just opposite the town, and the first thing that we saw, when we came in view of it, was George's blazer on one of the lock gates
, closer inspection showing that George was inside it.
THERE was an item in the Echo about 1951 ("Lock gate
'Niagara' empties canal", December 3).
Following discussions between the project's experienced Kennet and Avon Canal Trust's restoration team representative and the restoration manager of the Monmouthshire, Brecon and Abergavenny Canals Trust, a design was produced which could effectively provide a lock gate
that had an extended life span, could be assembled in sections at remote sites and simulate, in design, a timber gate.
BRITISH Waterways engineers slowly lower a lock gate
into place on the new section of the Leeds-Liverpool Canal.
For his design, Taylor installed sound transmitters along the opening edge of one door of a lock gate
(see Nuts & Bolts, above).
The quick-thinking man dashed along the basin, across the top of a lock gate
and grabbed a life-ring to throw to Laura.
Replacement lock gate
at Chester's Northgate middle lock.
making and fitting is a skilled and traditional trade that remains essential to the waterways.
The lock gate
replacement programme at the Port of Cardiff represents PS2m of the total investment, which will see both the north and south inner lock gates
The lock gate
at Tuel Lane can only be operated by a lock keeper, which means Ian can be very busy during the summer period.
A lock gate
at Marsden was the star attraction in a special feature filmed by the BBC children's programme Blue Peter.
And when a lock gate
is ripped off, their whole journey is thrown into doubt.