FunAlive

Amazing Aqueduct and the Dalsland Canal

  • Håverud Aqueduct is regarded as one of the greatest engineering achievements of its day.
  • The Aqueduct in Håverud Sweden was planned in 1863 but due to lack off ideas, it wasn't finished until 1868. 
  • It was made in Stockholm and transported in parts to Håverud, where it was put together with 33 000 rivets. It is 32,5m(106'8'') long, 4,05m(13'3'') wide and 1,8m(5'11'') deep. 
  • The whole system has a total of 4 sluice gates, operated manually.

The Håverud Aqueduct, Dalsland,sweden

Amazing Aqueduct and the Dalsland Canal

Amazing Aqueduct and the Dalsland Canal
Amazing Aqueduct and the Dalsland Canal