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Latitude: 53.8514 / 53°51'5"N
Longitude: -1.8384 / 1°50'18"W
OS Eastings: 410726
OS Northings: 439477
OS Grid: SE107394
Mapcode National: GBR HRLX.S3
Mapcode Global: WHC91.QGR8
Entry Name: Leeds and Liverpool Canal Three Rise Locks with Overflow Channel
Listing Date: 18 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1133361
English Heritage Legacy ID: 337963
Location: Bingley, Bradford, BD16
Civil Parish: Bingley
Built-Up Area: Bingley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Bingley All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE1039SE BINGLEY LEEDS AND
8/112, 9/112 Three Rise Locks
3-rise locks and overflow channel. c1773 by John Longbottom.
Large dressed stone retaining walls with rebates for gates. 1st
lock has widely splayed sloping wall to either side. 2nd and 3rd
locks higher up hill have ramped walls with a flight of 15 stone
steps to either side. Overflow channel to right has connecting
channels from 2nd and 3rd lock.
The canal was authorised by an Act of 1768 and planned by James
Brindley. One of the locks culminating in the 5-rise lock (q.v.)
Listing NGR: SE1072639477
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