Sjötorp Locks 2 and 3, Göta Canal

Motala, Mariestad

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.

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.

Contact information

AB Göta kanalbolag
Box 3
591 21 Motala
Phone: +46-141202050


Opening hours

2020 Göta Canal is open:
Booking season May 4 - June 14
High season June 15 - August 12
Booking season August 13 - September 30