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Macclesfield Canal Bosley Lock Number 2 and Lock Pound

A Grade II Listed Building in Bosley, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1967 / 53°11'47"N

Longitude: -2.1449 / 2°8'41"W

OS Eastings: 390415

OS Northings: 366629

OS Grid: SJ904666

Mapcode National: GBR 121.QHF

Mapcode Global: WHBBW.0XW7

Entry Name: Macclesfield Canal Bosley Lock Number 2 and Lock Pound

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138911

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58126

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

1/15 Bosley Lock Number 2
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. Pair of timber upper
lock gates; late C20 mild steel lower gates. Curved wing walls to
canal above and below lock. Stone-walled rectangular pound west of
lock. Locks numbered 2 to 12 (of which number 6 is in North Rode
Parish) form a flight of 11 locks.

Listing NGR: SJ9041566628

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

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