History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Beech Grove Lock, Accommodation Bridge, and Apron Weir

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.3674 / 51°22'2"N

Longitude: -1.6112 / 1°36'40"W

OS Eastings: 427162

OS Northings: 163219

OS Grid: SU271632

Mapcode National: GBR 5ZB.7GC

Mapcode Global: VHC1Y.1W2M

Entry Name: Beech Grove Lock, Accommodation Bridge, and Apron Weir

Listing Date: 30 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034051

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310824

Location: Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Great Bedwyn

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Find accommodation in
Little Bedwyn

Listing Text

SU 26 SE


Beech Grove Lock, accommodation bridge,and apron weir

Canal lock No 63,apron weir and bridge on Kennet and Avon Canal.C1800.Lock brick with stone copings.Timber gates.Upper gates with ground paddles,inset ladder in lock. Lower gates with gear for gate paddles.Both gates restored 1980.Accommodation bridge below lower gate,bullnosed 330 mm brick ring haunch.Two courses string and part blue courses.Flush round brick coping, the bridge splayed on plan.On bridge four filled spun concrete rings set as tank obstacles.

Listing NGR: SU2716263219

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.