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Trent and Mersey Canal Colwich Lock Number 21

A Grade II Listed Building in Colwich, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7876 / 52°47'15"N

Longitude: -1.9881 / 1°59'17"W

OS Eastings: 400900

OS Northings: 321117

OS Grid: SK009211

Mapcode National: GBR 28M.85N

Mapcode Global: WHBF2.F6J8

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Colwich Lock Number 21

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243212

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446841

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

2/10011 Colwich Lock No 21
GV II
Narrow lock. 1766-70 with replacement of materials and movable parts. By James Brindley,
Surveyor General. Brick chamber with stone coping and quoins. Late C20 single steel top gate and
double steel bottom gates. Wooden plank footbridge across tail. Off-side weir. The Trent and Mersey
Canal was built between 1766 and 1777.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966)
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)


Listing NGR: SK0090021117

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Description

COLWICH TRENT AND MERSEY
SK 02 SW CANAL

2/10011 Colwich Lock No 21
GV II
Narrow lock. 1766-70 with replacement of materials and movable parts. By James Brindley,
Surveyor General. Brick chamber with stone coping and quoins. Late C20 single steel top gate and
double steel bottom gates. Wooden plank footbridge across tail. Off-side weir. The Trent and Mersey
Canal was built between 1766 and 1777.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966)
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)


Listing NGR: SK0090021117

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