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Ashton Canal Lock Number 14 Between Crabtree Lane and Edge Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Droylsden East, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4793 / 53°28'45"N

Longitude: -2.1684 / 2°10'6"W

OS Eastings: 388921

OS Northings: 398075

OS Grid: SJ889980

Mapcode National: GBR FX96.BH

Mapcode Global: WHB9H.NTM2

Entry Name: Ashton Canal Lock Number 14 Between Crabtree Lane and Edge Lane

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207737

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387904

Location: Manchester, M43

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Droylsden East

Built-Up Area: Droylsden

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
698-1/5/522 Lock No.14, between Crabtree Lane
and 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.
Twelfth in a series of 13 similar locks, all in working order.

Listing NGR: SJ8892198074

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

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