Road Cycling Highlight (Segment)
Herne-Ost lock of the Rhine-Herne Canal in Herne. Seen from the Rhine, the canal has 5 lock levels today. The twin lock system was renewed from 1986 to 1992 and is located at canal kilometers 37.26.
The lock chambers are 190 meters long and 12 meters wide. The height difference between the upper and lower water is 12.8 meters. Locking takes approx. 14 minutes plus the entry and exit times of the ships.
June 22, 2020
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