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Trent and Mersey Canal Colwich Lock Cottage Privy

A Grade II Listed Building in Colwich, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

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

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

District: Stafford

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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Listing Text

COLWICH TRENT AND MERSEY
SK 02 SW CANAL (North side)
2/10010
Colwich Lock Cottage
Privy
GV
II

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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COLWICH TRENT AND MERSEY
SK 02 SW CANAL (North side)
2/10010
Colwich Lock Cottage
Privy
GV
II

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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