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Teddington Lock, River Thames

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Teddington Lock, River Thames
Teddington, Greater London, England
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Teddington lies on the north-west bank of the River Thames between Twickenham and Hampton Court Palace. Teddington Lock marks the highest tidal point on the Thames. There are three locks and a large weir, with an attractive iron footbridge over the river to Ham. The first lock here was built in 1810, and the Thames Path runs past on both sides of the river.

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