Sluseanlæg - Odense Å - Brobyværk, Danmark
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Walking Boots
N 55° 13.821 E 010° 15.554
32U E 580086 N 6121148
Quick Description: Håndbetjent sluseanlæg omkring Broby vandmølle og fiskepassage
Location: Denmark
Date Posted: 9/30/2020 11:24:03 AM
Waymark Code: WM13709
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 3

Long Description:
Håndbetjent sluseanlæg ved Odense Å. Vandhøjden omkring vandmøllen og fiskepassagen styres af sluseanlæggene.
I vinterhalvåret er vandhøjden i åen højere end om sommeren. Derfor åbnes der for sluseanlægget i vintermånederne så vandet løber hurtigere igennem.

Hand-operated sluice system at Odense River. The water level around the old watermill from 1788 and the fish passage are controlled by the sluice systems.
In winter, the water level in the river is higher than in summer. Therefore, the sluice system is opened during the winter months so that the water flows faster.
Name of Waterway.: Odense Å (River)

Roughly when was the Waterway created?: 1788

Is this waterway working?: Working

What is the condition of the sluice gate?: Reasonable

What is/was the water used for?: Industrial use (e.g. mill race)

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