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Latitude: 51.4009 / 51°24'3"N
Longitude: -1.3925 / 1°23'32"W
OS Eastings: 442358
OS Northings: 167046
OS Grid: SU423670
Mapcode National: GBR 81W.2RP
Mapcode Global: VHC21.T16X
Entry Name: Hamstead Bridge and Hamstead Lock at Su 424671
Listing Date: 6 December 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1136141
English Heritage Legacy ID: 39804
Location: Hampstead Marshall, West Berkshire, RG20
County: West Berkshire
Civil Parish: Hampstead Marshall
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire
Church of England Parish: Hamstead Marshall
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
The following structure shall be added to the list:
SU 46 NW HAMSTEAD MARSHALL KENNET & AVON CANAL
15/23 Hamstead Bridge and
GV Hamstead Lock at SU 424671
Road bridge and integral lock. Late C18, C20 alterations. Brick bridge with single elliptical arch, band, solid parapet and piers, with brick and stone coping. Integral brick lock walls to W. Lock has brick chamber with cement rendered coping. 2 sets of double wooden gates; top gates with mechanical ground paddle gearing, bottom gates with hydraulic gate paddle gearing. The Kennet & Avon Canal was constructed between 1794-1810. John Rennie was principal engineer.
Listing NGR: SU4235867045
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