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Ashton Canal Lock Number 15 Approximately 100 Metres West of Edge Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancoats and Clayton, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4789 / 53°28'43"N

Longitude: -2.1667 / 2°10'0"W

OS Eastings: 389031

OS Northings: 398027

OS Grid: SJ890980

Mapcode National: GBR FX96.PN

Mapcode Global: WHB9H.PTFD

Entry Name: Ashton Canal Lock Number 15 Approximately 100 Metres West of Edge Lane

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197793

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387905

Location: Manchester, M43

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Ancoats and Clayton

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Droylsden St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


SJ89NE ASHTON CANAL, Beswick And Clayton
698-1/5/523 Lock No.15, approx.100 metres west
of Edge Lane


Canal lock. c.1792-1799, for Manchester and Ashton-under-Lyne
Canal Company; renovated. Large blocks of millstone grit,
wooden gates. Narrow type (chamber 7 feet wide), with overflow
channel on north side, stone staircases flanking lower entry,
double gates at lower end and single gate at upper end.
Thirteenth in a series of 13 similar locks, all in working

Listing NGR: SJ8903198027

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

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