Sjötorp Locks 2 and 3

Motala, Mariestad

Formal names:  Lock No.2 was named Adeln/The Nobility, and No. 3 Prästerna/The Clergy.

Built:  Both locks were built in 1816-1817.

Technical facts: The double lock has a total rise of 4.8 metres.

History of the locks

The lockkeeper’s cottage was built in timber in 1906. There is also a barn, wash-house,  woodshed and food cellar. The barn can be traced back as far as 1861.