Reply To: Visit to Belgium for New Year

Laurence Jones
  • Our final visit of the day was The Funicular Lift of Strepy-Thieu.

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this is one of the largest boat lifts in the world. Similar sized water filled cradles to those used in the Sloping lock are lowered or raised over 240feet / 73 metres.  Building was completed in 2002 at which time it was the tallest in the world.