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Somerton Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9652 / 51°57'54"N

Longitude: -1.2815 / 1°16'53"W

OS Eastings: 449459

OS Northings: 229880

OS Grid: SP494298

Mapcode National: GBR 7V2.LV6

Mapcode Global: VHCWN.QVWV

Entry Name: Somerton Lock

Listing Date: 26 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1066590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422382

Location: Somerton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX25

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Somerton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Fritwell

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SOMERTON OXFORD CANAL
SP42NE
2/93 Somerton Lock
GV II

Canal lock. c.1790. Brick with some stone dressings. East side retains some
stone copings but also has old bullnose brick copings; west side has concrete
copings. Upper gates are steel; lower gates are wood; both have wooden beams.
Lock is linked to the bridge (q.v.) and forms a group with the Lock Cottage
(q.v.).


Listing NGR: SP4945929880

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