Iron lock gates on the Gota Canal

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RIBApix ref no RIBA19037
Architect/DesignerEricson, Nils (1802-1870)
Telford, Thomas (1757-1834)
Artist/Photographerde Mare, Eric (1910-2002)
CountrySweden
Subject Date1820
Image Date1956
ViewExterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP247/11
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: These gates were based on an English prototype designed by Thomas Telford, who was initially engaged by the King of Sweden to oversee the building of the canal in 1820.

Subject tags

gates, iron, canals