Historylinks Year: 2003
View of the chain, linking the winch to raising mechanism. for operating the sluice gates at the Mound. 2011_086_04 shows a general view from the south of the sluice gates and 05 shows the raising mechanism viewed from the winch housing window. The winch system was thought to be installed in 1834 to a design by Thomas Telford.
Picture added on 30 September 2011 at 12:36