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Greens Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Larklands, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9671 / 52°58'1"N

Longitude: -1.2915 / 1°17'29"W

OS Eastings: 447683

OS Northings: 341312

OS Grid: SK476413

Mapcode National: GBR 7FV.Y15

Mapcode Global: WHDGQ.4P87

Entry Name: Greens Lock

Listing Date: 6 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140438

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352237

Location: Erewash, Derbyshire, DE7

County: Derbyshire

District: Erewash

Town: Erewash

Electoral Ward/Division: Larklands

Built-Up Area: Ilkeston

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Ilkeston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 44 SE
3/34 (East Side)
Green's Lock

Lock chamber and leat. 1779 by John Varley, the engineer to the
Erewash Canal, with later repairs. Red brick and gritstone,
partly rebuilt in engineering brick and concrete. Timber and
iron gates. The chamber has been little rebuilt, brick and
gritstone side walls with gritstone copings. Iron steps with
tubular rails, on either side. Pair of wooden gates at either
end have iron reinforced balance beams and tubular iron
handrails across the top. Rack and pinion operated paddle
mechanism. To the side of each gate is a concrete semi-circle
with foot grips. The leat runs to the west of the lock.

Listing NGR: SK4768341312

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

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