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Rochdale Canal Lock Number 86, to East of Chorlton Street

A Grade II Listed Building in City Centre, Manchester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4777 / 53°28'39"N

Longitude: -2.2355 / 2°14'7"W

OS Eastings: 384465

OS Northings: 397915

OS Grid: SJ844979

Mapcode National: GBR DLJ.MB

Mapcode Global: WHB9G.MVN8

Entry Name: Rochdale Canal Lock Number 86, to East of Chorlton Street

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247481

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456978

Location: 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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Listing Text


MANCHESTER

SJ8497NW ROCHDALE CANAL
698-1/32/357 Lock No.86, to east of Chorlton
Street

GV II

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. Third 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. Forms group
with boundary wall of Canal Street on north side (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SJ8446597915

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Description


MANCHESTER

SJ8497NW ROCHDALE CANAL
698-1/32/357 Lock No.86, to east of Chorlton
Street

GV II

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. Third 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. Forms group
with boundary wall of Canal Street on north side (q.v.).


Listing NGR: SJ8446597915

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