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Weir and Fish Lock to North East of Old Fish Locks House

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Dinsdale, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4826 / 54°28'57"N

Longitude: -1.458 / 1°27'28"W

OS Eastings: 435216

OS Northings: 509825

OS Grid: NZ352098

Mapcode National: GBR LJ8L.4W

Mapcode Global: WHD78.KLYG

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

Listing Date: 13 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190641

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332414

Location: Over Dinsdale, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, DL2

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

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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Listing Text


4/50 Weir and fish lock to
north-east of Old Fish
Locks House

- II

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 an approximately 50 metre long curving weir. Dressed stone fish
lock. Height of weir reduced by about 0.75 metre in late C19. Originally
2 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
and the county border with Durham.

Listing NGR: NZ3521609825

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

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