The upper Lock at Carlsborg
Read about The upper Lock at Carlsborg's formal name, year of construction and technical facts. Learn the history!
Formal name: Norrköping
Year of construction: 1829-1830
Technical facts: The Carlsborg locks are so-called connected locks. The upper lock at Carlsborg has a rise of 4.7 metres.
All accommodation owned by the canal company was once subject to an accommodation protocol. In practice, this meant that the canal company covered any repair costs for those who lived in lock keepers’ houses, as long as they participated in the necessary manual labour. However, if damages were caused by anyone living in the house, the lock keeper had to bear the repair costs himself.