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Trent and Mersey Canal Colwich Lock Cottage Privy

A Grade II Listed Building in Colwich, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7877 / 52°47'15"N

Longitude: -1.9882 / 1°59'17"W

OS Eastings: 400892

OS Northings: 321130

OS Grid: SK008211

Mapcode National: GBR 28M.84J

Mapcode Global: WHBF2.F6G5

Plus Code: 9C4WQ2Q6+3P

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Colwich Lock Cottage Privy

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243211

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446840

Location: Colwich, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Colwich

Built-Up Area: Little Haywood

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Colwich St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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SK 02 SW CANAL (North side)
Colwich Lock Cottage

Privy. Probably mid C19. Brick painted cream with plain tile roof. Entrance faces Colwich Lock
Cottage. Ventilation gaps in brickwork to rear. It appears to be situated directly above lock overflow
weir for sewage disposal. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James
Brindley and Hugh Henshall. Included for group value.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966)
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)

Listing NGR: SK0089221130

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