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Ashton Canal Lock Number 1 Immediately East of Great Ancoats Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradford, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4801 / 53°28'48"N

Longitude: -2.2231 / 2°13'23"W

OS Eastings: 385293

OS Northings: 398173

OS Grid: SJ852981

Mapcode National: GBR DPH.9H

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.TSLG

Entry Name: Ashton Canal Lock Number 1 Immediately East of Great Ancoats Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387889

Location: Manchester, M4

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Bradford

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Manchester Church of the Apostles

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


SJ8598 ASHTON CANAL, Beswick And Clayton
698-1/17/507 Lock No.1, immediately east of Great
Ancoats Street


Canal lock. c.1792-1799; altered. Large blocks of millstone
grit, wooden gates. Narrow type (chamber 7 feet wide), with
overflow channel on south side, central island with curved
taper at both ends; stone staircases flanking lower entry at
west end. First in a series of 13 similar locks, all in
working order.

Listing NGR: SJ8529398173

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

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