Tag Archives: Glen Miller

More below the dam

Two more images from my adventures along the banks of the Trent below Trent Severn Waterway control dam 1. Images by Katherine © 2012 CKB   Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2012

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The Blue Line

The water level in lake Ontario is down and much lower than normal, so the level in the Bay of Quinte and the Trent upstream to Trent Severn lock 1 (Trenton) are also down. The water is also way down … Continue reading

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Lock 3 – How it works

Besides being a sight that most people never get a chance to see, this also shows some of the important features of the locks on the Trent Severn Waterway. Look at the lower lock gate – you can see that … Continue reading

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A walk at the lock

A beautiful day saw me walking around at Glen Miller – that’s Lock 3 on the Trent Severn Waterway. Besides the colours of the fall, the sky was vibrant, with a mix of blue and gray that made a perfect … Continue reading

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Lock 3 – Divers at work

Divers at work placing a large plastic sheet on the the upstream coffer dam at Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site of Canada lock 3, Glen Miller. The coffer dams are installed to allow the lock to be drained for maintenance … Continue reading

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Lock 3 coffer dams

A look at the upper and lower coffer dams in place, at Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site of Canada lock 3, Glen Miller. The coffer dams are installed to allow the lock to be drained for maintenance work on the … Continue reading

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Dewatering Lock 3

Parks Canada staff draining Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site of Canada lock 3, Glen Miller. As interesting as this is, please consider staying home and enjoying the locks through the safety of your computer: This is an active construction site … Continue reading

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Lock 3 maintenance

Contractors and Parks Canada staff installing the upstream coffer dam in preparation to drain Trent-Severn Waterway National Historic Site of Canada lock 3, Glen Miller. More images to follow so you can get a good look at what the locks … Continue reading

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Glen Miller (Frankford) Bridge

A revisit to the bridge across the Trent River, once looking toward the control and power dam at the Sonoco Mill, and the Trent Severn Waterway Glen Miller lock. This time it’s a fairly sunny day and I know the … Continue reading

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The little church

I made a quick stop to take a picture of this church after I finished doing some panoramic shots. It was across the highway from the bridge I was working from, and I hade to play a bit of ‘run … Continue reading

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