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Latitude: 53.3975 / 53°23'50"N
Longitude: -2.0587 / 2°3'31"W
OS Eastings: 396196
OS Northings: 388963
OS Grid: SJ961889
Mapcode National: GBR GY24.3T
Mapcode Global: WHB9Y.BVXS
Plus Code: 9C5V9WWR+XG
Entry Name: Marple Locks Number 10 and Adjoining Footbridge on Peak Forest Canal
Listing Date: 11 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1242294
English Heritage Legacy ID: 441679
Location: Stockport, SK6
Electoral Ward/Division: Marple North
Built-Up Area: Marple
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Low Marple St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 98 NE MARPLE PEAK FOREST
7/138 Marple Locks
No. 10 and
Lock and adjoining footbridge. 1803 to 1805. Benjamin Outram
and Thomas Brown engineers, financed by S. Oldknow and
R. Arkwright and built by James and Fox. Dressed stone and
ashlar. Single upper gate, double lower gate and footbridge
at lower end. 4m. pound-to-pound level to accommodate
steepness of slope. Lock walls in large coursed stone blocks
with rounded verge. The mouth is grooved for stop planks.
The gates have been overhauled and are fully functional. The
footbridge has a segmental rusticated keystone arch, an
ashlar band and parapet walls with rounded copings which
terminate in battered square piers.
Listing NGR: SJ9619688963
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