Dock Tower, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire

Dock Tower,  Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire
Photograph taken Jul 1898 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: AA97/05731

The tower was built in 1851 to house an early hydraulic system designed by William Armstrong to open and close lock gates and operate cranes in the dock.

Location

North East Lincolnshire Grimsby

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

building tower dock gate lock crane power port Victorian (1837 - 1901)