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Rochdale Canal Lock Number 85, in Tunnel Between Piccadilly and Dale Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4793 / 53°28'45"N

Longitude: -2.2325 / 2°13'57"W

OS Eastings: 384666

OS Northings: 398090

OS Grid: SJ846980

Mapcode National: GBR DMH.8R

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.PT31

Plus Code: 9C5VFQH8+PX

Entry Name: Rochdale Canal Lock Number 85, in Tunnel Between Piccadilly and Dale Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456977

Location: Piccadilly, Manchester, M1

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: City Centre

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Manchester St Ann

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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698-1/29/356 Lock No.85, in tunnel between
Piccadilly and Dale Street


Canal lock. 1804-5, for Rochdale Canal Company; restored.
Coursed squared sandstone, wooden gates. Chamber of 14-foot
width with pairs of gates at both ends, ladder in centre of
south side. Second in series of 9 locks on extension linking
former Rochdale Canal basin at Dale Street with Bridgewater
Canal basin at Castlefield, all in working order.

Listing NGR: SJ8466698090

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