Staustufe/Stauschleuse – Krotzenburg 🚴‍♂️

Staustufe/Stauschleuse – Krotzenburg 🚴‍♂️

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  • alexander.hunziker

    Flat tour with a beautiful view ...

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    • February 14, 2020

  • Germane 🚴‍♂️

    The barrage Krotzenburg is a weir with lock, which connects the two communities Großkrotzenburg on the northern bank of the Main and the Hainburg district Klein-Krotzenburg on the southern bank of the Main via a pedestrian walkway. The weir of the barrage is divided into three segments. The stowage in each segment is carried out by lowerable flap weirs, with a weir closure of 36 m width, which dams the water up to a fall height of 2.74 m. On the northern side of the Main Krotzenburg side are the two lock chambers for large shipping and a boat lock. The northernmost chamber is still based on the old lock of 1921. Effective length of the two lock chambers is 300, or 302 m, with a respective useful width of 12 m. The lock chambers are remotely controlled from a control center of the WSA Aschaffenburg. The boot lock is still operated by the users themselves and has a useful length of 19.65 m with a width of 4.00 m.
    On Grosskrotzenburg side reminds today an old turbine wheel to the place of the old barrage. On the other side of the Main a sculpture "Alte Schleuse".
    In June 1997, a serious accident occurred at the lock, in which three young men were killed by the Aschaffenburg Waterways and Shipping Authority. Two of the laborers were capsizing. A memorial plaque on the side of the small Krotzenburg reminds of the deceased
    Construction period 1915-1920
    1979-1983 / 2010 🚴♂️

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    • May 3, 2019

  • 🇮🇹Genni🇮🇹

    Attention bike paths very rooted!

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    • September 6, 2020

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Location: Hainburg, Offenbach District, Darmstadt District, Hesse, Germany


  • Elevation130 m

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