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Canal Lock at Sd 464 154

A Grade II Listed Building in Ormskirk, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6325 / 53°37'56"N

Longitude: -2.8106 / 2°48'38"W

OS Eastings: 346494

OS Northings: 415409

OS Grid: SD464154

Mapcode National: GBR 8VTF.9L

Mapcode Global: WH864.SYTN

Plus Code: 9C5VJ5JQ+XQ

Entry Name: Canal Lock at Sd 464 154

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357717

Location: Rufford, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Rufford

Built-Up Area: Rufford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Rufford with Holmeswood St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Description

RUFFORD STATION ROAD (off)
SD 41 NE
7/15 Canal Lock at
SD 464 154
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- II

Lock on Leeds-Liverpool Canal "new cut" from Burscough to Tarleton. Probably
c.1780 ("new cut" opened 1781). Dressed sandstone blocks, wooden gates with
iron furnishings. Convex retaining walls to the entries at north and south
ends; descent is from south to north, and there is an overflow channel on the
west side from the basin at the south end to the basin at the other end.
Wooden bridge over tail of lock.


Listing NGR: SD4649415409

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