Engineers remove canal lock gate at Llangynidr

A crane removes the lock gate from the drained-out section of canal Credit: Alexandra Lodge/ITV News

Engineers have removed a one-and-a-half tonne lock gate from the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal.

The section of canal at Llangynidr has been drained to carry out restoration work, and allow members of the public to understand the engineering that went into building the canal.

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200-year-old canal partly drained for repairs

Engineers have removed a one-and-a-half tonne lock gate from the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal. The section at Llangynidr has been drained to carry out restoration work, and allow members of the public to understand more about how it was build.