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Marple Locks Number 13 on Peak Forest Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Marple, Stockport

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Latitude: 53.3947 / 53°23'41"N

Longitude: -2.0601 / 2°3'36"W

OS Eastings: 396098

OS Northings: 388657

OS Grid: SJ960886

Mapcode National: GBR GY15.SS

Mapcode Global: WHB9Y.BX7X

Plus Code: 9C5V9WVQ+VW

Entry Name: Marple Locks Number 13 on Peak Forest Canal

Listing Date: 11 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242448

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441845

ID on this website: 101242448

Location: Marple, Stockport, Greater Manchester, SK6

County: Stockport

Electoral Ward/Division: Marple South

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Marple

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Marple All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Tagged with: Lock Architectural structure

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7/142 Marple Locks
- No. 13


Lock. 1803 to 1805. Benjamin Outram and Thomas Brown
engineers, financed by S. Oldknow and R. Arkwright and built
by James and Fox. Dressed stone. Single upper gate and
double lower gate. 4m. pound to pound level to accommodate
steepness of slope. 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.

Listing NGR: SJ9609888657

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