Gennets Bridge Lock
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The concrete casting for the upper offside cill is now complete, with the paddle culvert to the right and the back pumping culvert to the left. The bare concrete will be clad in bricks in the same way as the main chamber walls. (Mar 16, 2017.) (Photo: Geoff Thomas)

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Laying an inner course the bridge parapet wall. Steel reinforcing netting is sandwiched between the two brick walls and the cavity filled with concrete. This results in a very strong wall which can withstand vehicles. (Mar 10, 2017.) (Photo: Geoff Thomas)

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The nearside (towpath side) lower gate quoin being cemented into place. (Jul 7, 2016.) (Photo: Geoff Thomas)
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Bricklaying at the head of the lock. The shuttering in place above for casting the concrete for the paddle culverts. (Jul 7, 2016.) (Photo: Geoff Thomas)

Part 7 of Southland Lock construction.
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Last updated  Friday, 24 March, 2017
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