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Canal tours offer a glimpse into lock workings

A tour group explores the lock
A tour group explores the lock Credit: ITV News

It's been under water for almost two centuries, but today visitors to one of north London's locks got a rare chance - to take a tour inside.

The lock's pipework
The lock's pipework Credit: ITV News

Camden Lock has been drained for restoration work, exposing the structure of the chamber.

The gates that have been there since 1818 will be replaced
The gates that have been there since 1818 will be replaced Credit: ITV News

It'll cost 130 thousand pounds to replace both sets of gates and repair the timber work.

Credit: ITV News

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