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It was exciting to see when there is a low tide and how the gates work for holding the water. Its... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2017
sabsgupta
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Dharamsala, India
Very old and Asia,s second lock gate.

It is one of the oldest lock gate in India & it is second in Asia. It is pleasure to see when there... read more

Reviewed December 19, 2016
tnb64
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Bhavnagar, India
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Aug 31, 2017
“Unique place”
Dec 19, 2016
“Very old and Asia,s second lock gate.”
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Reviewed August 31, 2017

It was exciting to see when there is a low tide and how the gates work for holding the water. Its is used to lock the sea water and reuse it. The old lock gate was built by King of Bhavnagar. Not in good condition...More

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank sabsgupta
Reviewed December 19, 2016

It is one of the oldest lock gate in India & it is second in Asia. It is pleasure to see when there is a low tide and how the gates work for holding the water.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank tnb64
Reviewed October 14, 2016

The gate is to lock the sea water and reuse them in other general purposes. The old lock gate was built by King of Bhavnagar state. but in current situation, its on working and not serving the purpose for what it meant to be. still...More

Date of experience: January 2016
3  Thank gbgbhavnagar
Reviewed September 22, 2016

This was a wonder once upon a time . Sea Water during high tide would accumulate and ships would sail and take berth.During low tide the huge mass of water would be locked and the ship would remain afloat. Now thanks to the government and...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank GoogleGuy
Reviewed December 12, 2015

It is one of ancient water lock gate made during British ruler time. Still it is working condition and maintained very well. Really it gives a feel of good engineering practices

Date of experience: September 2015
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