History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Canal Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowness, Cumbria

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.948 / 54°56'52"N

Longitude: -3.186 / 3°11'9"W

OS Eastings: 324129

OS Northings: 562121

OS Grid: NY241621

Mapcode National: GBR 6C67.02

Mapcode Global: WH6YG.1W3P

Entry Name: Canal Lock

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71918

Location: Bowness, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Bowness

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bowness-on-Solway St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Find accommodation in
Bowness-on-Solway

Listing Text

NY 26 SW BOWNESS Port Carlisle


2/40 Canal lock


II

Canal lock. 1819-1823 for the Carlisle Canal. Red sandstone ashlar with
V-joints. Standard canal lock for vessels up to 100 tons: gave access from
Canal Basin to the canal. In use until 1853.


Listing NGR: NY2412962121

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.