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Trent and Mersey Canal Derwent Mouth Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Shardlow and Great Wilne, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.8714 / 52°52'17"N

Longitude: -1.3251 / 1°19'30"W

OS Eastings: 445522

OS Northings: 330652

OS Grid: SK455306

Mapcode National: GBR 7GZ.V3P

Mapcode Global: WHDH8.M360

Plus Code: 9C4WVMCF+HW

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Derwent Mouth Lock

Listing Date: 11 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83204

Location: Shardlow and Great Wilne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE72

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Shardlow and Great Wilne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Shardlow and Great Wilne St James

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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2/218 (East Side)
Derwent Mouth Lock
Lock chamber, gates and leat. 1770, by engineer James Brindley,
with minor later repairs. Red brick chamber with stone copings,
and metal and wooden gates. Chamber is approximately 12 feet
deep and has small metal bollards along either side and C20
steps to south side. Both gates have wooden frames with metal
plates attached, metal balance beams weighted with concrete and
iron handrails to top, plus C20 concrete semi-circles with brick
steps to either side. Eastern gates have barrel gearing for the
paddles and western gates have rack and pinion mechanisms.
There are another pair of rack and pinion mechanisms beyond to
west and to north side there is a wide stone leat. Built as
part of the Trent and Mersey Canal.

Listing NGR: SK4552230652

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