History in Structure

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

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


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

Plus Code: 9C4VGX68+FR

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

ID on this website: 101214999

Location: Brades Village, Sandwell, West Midlands, B69

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: Oldbury

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Oldbury (Sandwell)

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Tividale St Michael the Archangel

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

Tagged with: Lock

Find accommodation in


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


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

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.