Barking Creek Barrier

Barking Creek Barrier


London, United Kingdom (GB)
Barking Creek Barrier is a part of London's defences against flooding. It was completed in 1983 and stands about 60 metres tall and has a large gate that is lowered to seal off the River Roding from the River Thames should there be a risk of flooding. The gate weighs in at 300 tonnes.
Barking Creek Barrier is a part of London's defences against flooding. It was completed in 1983 and stands about 60 metres tall and has a large gate that is lowered to seal off the River Roding from the River Thames should there be a risk of flooding. The gate weighs in at 300 tonnes.
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By: chaswatson

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