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Macclesfield Canal Bosley Lock Number 5 and Lock Pound

A Grade II Listed Building in Bosley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1939 / 53°11'38"N

Longitude: -2.1449 / 2°8'41"W

OS Eastings: 390418

OS Northings: 366322

OS Grid: SJ904663

Mapcode National: GBR 121.QKH

Mapcode Global: WHBBW.0ZXC

Entry Name: Macclesfield Canal Bosley Lock Number 5 and Lock Pound

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58129

Location: Bosley, Cheshire East, CW12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Bosley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Bosley St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 96 NW

1/18 Bosley Lock Number 5
and Lock Pound


Canal lock, 1831, William Crosley engineer. Rusticated red gritstone
walls to lock, ashlar to spillway. Semi-circular upper end to lock
basin. Stepped quadrant retaining wall to bank west of lock; flight
of stone steps to east. Cambered footbridge of cast iron across lock
entrance with later plain tubular steel rail. Upper replaced pair of
lock gates of mild steel, lower of timber. Curved wing walls to canal
above lock, straight walls below to Bridge number 55, q.v.
Stone-walled rectangular pound west of lock. (Note: Lock number 6 is
in North Rode C.P.).

Listing NGR: SJ9041866321

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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