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Lock

In the late 30-ties the Belgium army constructed a defenceline for Antwerp. Parts were made as a tankditch and the waterlevel was controlled by locks which could be controlled in lock bunkers.

Lock, Interbellum, Antwerpen

Here you see the entrance and a bypass for the water.

Lock, Interbellum, Antwerpen

The water levelling system is still in use.

Lock, Interbellum, Antwerpen

The bunkers are impressive.

Lock, Interbellum, Antwerpen

Back in the winter of 2017.

Lock, Interbellum, Antwerpen

This casemate for Mg protected the environment.