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Pocklington Canal Thornton Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbourne, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8902 / 53°53'24"N

Longitude: -0.8436 / 0°50'37"W

OS Eastings: 476096

OS Northings: 444396

OS Grid: SE760443

Mapcode National: GBR QRKG.47

Mapcode Global: WHFCM.0HK2

Plus Code: 9C5XV5R4+3G

Entry Name: Pocklington Canal Thornton Lock

Listing Date: 14 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167664

Location: Melbourne, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO42

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Melbourne

Built-Up Area: Melbourne

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thornton and Melbourne

Church of England Diocese: York

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8/46 Thornton Lock


Lock. c1813 by George Leather for the Pocklington Canal Company. Red brick
with gritstone dressings. Parallel sides to lock chamber with recesses for
gates (now removed) and rounded splays to either end. Disused and derelict
at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: SE7609644396

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