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|The Anderton Boat Lift near the village of Anderton, Cheshire, in north-west England provides a 50 feet (15.2 m) vertical link between two navigable waterways: the River Weaver and the Trent and Mersey Canal.|
Built in 1875, the boat lift was in use for over 100 years until it was closed due to corrosion in 1983. Restoration started in 2001 and the boat lift was re-opened in 2002....
|Built in 1875 and recently restored to full working order, the boat lift is an ingenious contraption for moving boats between the River Weaver and the Trent and Mersey Canal (which is 15 m higher). Boats are manouvred into tanks which are raised or lowered to the correct level where they can continue their journey.||09/11/2007||418|
|The only Non level vertical lift in the world. Bridge spans NY barge canal on Main St. Fairport, New York. This per my Uncle circa 1962, and it does go uphill. ||07/21/2007||532|
|This boat is travelling really fast. Has a big wake (bigger than the boat itself).||05/28/2006||439|
|Edmund B. Gustorf Boat House|
Built in 1922 by a traveling salesman and marine enthusiast, this landlocked boat on the city's east side has never seen the water, although the Milwaukee River flows enticingly nearby. The "boat" is roughly 65 ft long with a beam of 18 ft....
|A boat rams into the side of another boat, Russia.||10/28/2006||910|
|Looks like someone on the little boat made some people on the big boat mad because the big boat is chasing the little boat and he is way too close to it.||05/28/2007||1,583|
|The purpose of the bunker was to construct U-boats (submarines). The 9 parts of the specific U-boat, U-boat XXI, were already finished. In the bunker they would put all the parts together and then a complete U-boat would leave the bunker.|
The bunker is built next to the Weser, the plan was to dig a channel to the bunker so the U-boat could easily get in and out, they never had the ...
|It is so cool when things are happening as the satellite passes by. Here is a boat (a big boat) going through a (small) drawbridge. This is the Brightman Bridge on the Fall river about 44 miles south of Boston. Look at all the cars backed up on both sides of the drawbridge.||07/09/2005||1,552|
|WW1 U-Boat on the mudflats. Left to rot after being stripped at the end of WW1after the German fleet was captured.||08/04/2006||1,354|
|At Port Lockroy a sailing boat is sitting half on the ice.||04/13/2011||524|
|The building of the U-boat bunker started in January 1941 and in September 1941 the first boat, U-372, used the first ready pen. The U-boat bunker at Brest was 333 metres wide, 192 metres long and roughly 17 metres high. The area covered was a record 52,000 square metres. The bunker was actually two structures, the first consisting of 13 pens, A to E and 1 to 8, the second of pens 9 and 10. The...||08/05/2005||2,228|