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Frozen Forth & Clyde Canal & The Falkirk Wheel
Scotland

Yet another fine example of Scottish engineering at it's best.

QUESTION : How do you link two canals, one of which is 115 ft (35 mts) above the other?

ANSWER : Build a ferris type wheel, fitted with two gondolas, that carry the boats & the water that they float in.

If you would like further information, please follow the link to the official site.

http://www.thefalkirkwheel.co.uk/

Copyright: Scott Anderson
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Uploaded: 06/12/2010
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