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North Grove Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6995 / 51°41'58"N

Longitude: -0.4389 / 0°26'19"W

OS Eastings: 507985

OS Northings: 201237

OS Grid: TL079012

Mapcode National: GBR G7F.HVD

Mapcode Global: VHFSD.BKV0

Entry Name: North Grove Lock

Listing Date: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172996

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158670

Location: Abbots Langley, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD4

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Civil Parish: Abbots Langley

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Langleybury St Paul

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 00 SE ABBOTS LANGLEY GRAND UNION CANAL
King's Langley

3/24 North Grove Lock
(No. 71)

GV II


Lock No. 71 on the Grand Union Canal. Circa 1797 as a lock on the Grand
Junction Canal (became Grand Union Canal by amalgamation 1919). Dates
1869 on hinge of S gate and 1881- on hinge of N gate may mark repairs or
may be parts removed from other lock gates. Brick with stone setts
capping revetment on W side. Timber gates. Timber and iron bollards
probably cast 1896 by the London and Lancashire Engineering Co. Lock
88ft by 16ft to accommodate narrow boats in pairs. Included for group
value. See North Grove Lock House, WATFORD ROAD.


Listing NGR: TL0798501236

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

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