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Crofton Crossing Lock No 61 and Accommodation Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Grafton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3608 / 51°21'38"N

Longitude: -1.622 / 1°37'19"W

OS Eastings: 426412

OS Northings: 162480

OS Grid: SU264624

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z9.QQ5

Mapcode Global: VHC23.T2V4

Entry Name: Crofton Crossing Lock No 61 and Accommodation Bridge

Listing Date: 30 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034084

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310748

Location: Grafton, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Grafton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 26 SE
5/28 Crofton Crossing Lock No 61 and
accommodation bridge
Canal lock on Kennet and Avon canal. 1799-1810. John Rennie, Chief Engineer
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-1975. Accommodation bridge below lower gate,
bullnosed 330 mm brick ring dying into lock wall. Two course
string and parapet with flush round brick coping, the bridge
splayed on plan. One of an important group of industrial and
utilitarian monuments of special interest.

Listing NGR: SU2641262480

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