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Locks, Basin and Docks at Fall Ings Lock on Calder and Hebble Navigation

A Grade II Listed Building in Wakefield South, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6735 / 53°40'24"N

Longitude: -1.4826 / 1°28'57"W

OS Eastings: 434276

OS Northings: 419797

OS Grid: SE342197

Mapcode National: GBR LT2Y.TW

Mapcode Global: WHDC4.6X7P

Plus Code: 9C5WMGF8+CX

Entry Name: Locks, Basin and Docks at Fall Ings Lock on Calder and Hebble Navigation

Listing Date: 1 February 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242958

English Heritage Legacy ID: 443762

Location: Wakefield, WF1

County: Wakefield

Electoral Ward/Division: Wakefield South

Built-Up Area: Wakefield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sandal St Catherine

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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5115 (North-East Side)
Locks, basin and
docks at Fall Ings Lock
on Calder and Hebble Navigation
SE 31 NW 13/131


Circa 1780 following Act 9 George III 1769. Surveyor to the works John Smeaton.
Fairly large elliptical basin and narrow western channel to 3 small docks.
Lock to east. Walls of coursed equated stone with large flat copings. Some
patching of brickwork in the lock and outer walls. Lock gates and machinery
complete and functioning.

Listing NGR: SE3427619797

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