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Linton Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Linton-on-Ouse, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0347 / 54°2'4"N

Longitude: -1.2387 / 1°14'19"W

OS Eastings: 449956

OS Northings: 460125

OS Grid: SE499601

Mapcode National: GBR MPSS.MF

Mapcode Global: WHD9H.YV99

Entry Name: Linton Lock

Listing Date: 20 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151005

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332107

Location: Linton-on-Ouse, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, YO30

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Linton-on-Ouse

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Newton-on-Ouse All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


1/14 Linton Lock



Lock. c1767 with later repairs. Coursed limestone. Lock walls of large blocks
of stone. Renewed gates. Incised on the south wall at the west end are Roman
numerals indicating the water level in feet. The Lock was built following an
Act of Parliament of 1767 which specified that the lock should hold vessels
60' x 15'4" drawing 4' of water (Act of 1767, pl4).

'An Act for Making Navigable the River Ouse ... 1767' in Private Acts 1757-1769,
York Library.

Listing NGR: SE4995660125

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

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