Day 55 – All The Gear…

The gate paddle mechanism at #1 Lock at Tyrley Locks on the Shropshire Union Canal near Market Drayton. Completed in 1835, this canal was the last major project completed by Thomas Telford, the architect of much of the canal system in England. Looks to me like this gear mechanism is probably original…

Paddle Gear Mechanism, Tyrley Locks – iPhone XR
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