Hajstorp upper lock
Formal name: Thomas Telford (Scottish advisor to Baltzar von Platen)
Technical facts: The Upper Lock has a rise of 5.0 metres. The date when each lock was built is inscribed in a capping stone, as here at Hajstorp
This bridge of cast iron is probably the Göta Canal's oldest bridge still in operation. The bridge is equipped with masts and tie rod in the original design. The bridge is located directly adjacent upstream Hajstorp Upper Lock.
Type: Rolling bridge