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Grand Union Canal Little Braunston Lock at Bridge Number 4

A Grade II Listed Building in Braunston, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2883 / 52°17'18"N

Longitude: -1.1968 / 1°11'48"W

OS Eastings: 454884

OS Northings: 265882

OS Grid: SP548658

Mapcode National: GBR 8RM.J78

Mapcode Global: VHCV5.6RN3

Entry Name: Grand Union Canal Little Braunston Lock at Bridge Number 4

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076448

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360969

Location: Braunston, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Braunston

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Braunston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

BRAUNSTON GRAND UNION CANAL
SP56NW Little Braunston
4/78 Lock at Bridge No,4 4
GV II

Lock. Late C18. Renovated C19. Datestones 1877 and 1872. Red brick retaining
walls with limestone ashlar coping. Wooden gates and balance beams. The Grand
Junction Canal was authorised by Act of Parliament in 1793. The Braunston
section was complete by 1796. In 1929 it was taken over by the Grand Union Canal
Company and the name was changed.
(A.H. Faulkner: The Grand Junction Canal, 1972).


Listing NGR: SP5488465882

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