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Leeds and Liverpool Canal Top Locks, Lower Lock (That Part in Burscough) top Locks, Lower Lock (That Part in Lathom)

A Grade II Listed Building in Burscough, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5982 / 53°35'53"N

Longitude: -2.8298 / 2°49'47"W

OS Eastings: 345182

OS Northings: 411613

OS Grid: SD451116

Mapcode National: GBR 8VPT.5W

Mapcode Global: WH86B.HTQD

Entry Name: Leeds and Liverpool Canal Top Locks, Lower Lock (That Part in Burscough) top Locks, Lower Lock (That Part in Lathom)

Listing Date: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386320

Location: Lathom, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Lathom

Built-Up Area: Burscough

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burscough Bridge St John

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


663-1/3/82 (West side (off))
Top Locks, lower lock (that part in
Lathom CP)


Includes: Top Locks, lower lock (that part in Burscough CP)
Canal lock. 1781. Resident engineer Richard Owen. For the
Leeds-Liverpool Canal Company. Large dressed sandstone blocks,
wooden gates. Wooden footbridge over lower entrance, which has
convex curved cheeks. Overflow channel on west side. Forms one
of group of canal structures at Top Locks. Located on boundary
between Burscough CP and Lathom CP.

Listing NGR: SD4518211613

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

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