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Weir and Fish Lock North East of Old Fish Locks House

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Dinsdale, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4825 / 54°28'57"N

Longitude: -1.458 / 1°27'28"W

OS Eastings: 435214

OS Northings: 509822

OS Grid: NZ352098

Mapcode National: GBR LJ8L.4X

Mapcode Global: WHD78.KLYG

Plus Code: 9C6WFGMR+2R

Entry Name: Weir and Fish Lock North East of Old Fish Locks House

Listing Date: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350446

Location: Over Dinsdale, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, DL2

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Over Dinsdale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Sockburn

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Weir and fish lock to north-east of Old Fish Locks House

Weir and fish lock.Mid C18.Said to have been built by William Emerson of Hurworth. Huge roughly-squared sandstone blocks laid across River Tees forming a C.50-metre long curving weir.Dressed stone fish lock.Height of weir reduced by about 0.75 metre in late C19.Originally two fish locks built partly into river bank at either end of weir.West lock destroyed.East lock is a small square-plan structure with round archways on upstream and downstream faces.It is said to contain a stone fish ladder.This item straddles the parishes of LOW DINSDALE and OVER DINSDALE.

Listing NGR: NZ3521409822

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