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Upper Two Locks, Brades Locks, South of Brades Hall Bridge, Dudley Road East Birmingham Canal Gower Branch

A Grade II Listed Building in Oldbury, Sandwell

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5112 / 52°30'40"N

Longitude: -2.033 / 2°1'58"W

OS Eastings: 397858

OS Northings: 290363

OS Grid: SO978903

Mapcode National: GBR 22X.3P

Mapcode Global: VH9YT.Q43S

Entry Name: Upper Two Locks, Brades Locks, South of Brades Hall Bridge, Dudley Road East Birmingham Canal Gower Branch

Listing Date: 29 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219221

Location: Sandwell, B69

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: Oldbury

Built-Up Area: Rowley Regis

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Tividale St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SANDWELL MB BIRMINGHAM CANAL
SO 99 SE
Gower Branch, Tividale
4/19 Upper Two Locks,
Brades Locks, south of
Brades Hall Bridge, Dudley
Road East

GV II

Pair of locks joined to form staircase on the Gower Branch of the
Birmingham Canal, which links the Old and New Main lines. Completed 1835.
Brick chambers with sandstone kerbs and cast iron sluice gear. Single gates.
(Broadbridge, S R: The Birmingham Canal Navigations, 1974, Vol 1, p 106).


Listing NGR: SO9785890363

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