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Bridge Number 51 and Attached Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Fradley and Streethay, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7239 / 52°43'26"N

Longitude: -1.7926 / 1°47'33"W

OS Eastings: 414105

OS Northings: 314051

OS Grid: SK141140

Mapcode National: GBR 4D9.9LR

Mapcode Global: WHCGH.FSMM

Entry Name: Bridge Number 51 and Attached Lock

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272502

Location: Fradley and Streethay, Lichfield, Staffordshire, DE13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Fradley and Streethay

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

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Listing Text


3/16 Bridge No. 51 and
- attached Lock

Canal bridge and lock. Circa 1770's. Red brick with ashlar dressings.
Bridge has a single segmental arch and plain parapet, lock to the south-
west of the bridge has wooden and steel gates of circa 1980. The lock
attached to Bridge No. 51 is one of a series of 5 on the Trent and Mersey
Canal at its junction with the Coventry Canal. The Trent and Mersey
canal was completed in 1777; the surveyor-general was James Brindley.
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979).

Listing NGR: SK1410514051

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