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Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal Wightwick Lock and Bridge No 57

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.583 / 52°34'58"N

Longitude: -2.1895 / 2°11'22"W

OS Eastings: 387256

OS Northings: 298371

OS Grid: SO872983

Mapcode National: GBR 19J.57Y

Mapcode Global: WHBFY.BBMN

Plus Code: 9C4VHRM6+65

Entry Name: Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal Wightwick Lock and Bridge No 57

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378579

Location: Wolverhampton, WV3

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Tettenhall Wightwick

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Tettenhall Wood Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


895-1/4/174 Wightwick Lock and Bridge No 57


Lock with bridge to west. c1770. By Brindley, Simcock and
Dadford, engineers. Brick with stone dressings. Bridge has
segmental arch with ashlar jambs, hood and coping. Oval plate
with lettering: WIGHTWICK/NO 57/ BRIDGE. Lock has single upper
and double lower gates; overflow to south. One of James
Brindley's first locks.

Listing NGR: SO8725698371

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

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