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Hampstead Road Lock on the Grand Union Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Wembley, London

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Latitude: 51.5411 / 51°32'27"N

Longitude: -0.1457 / 0°8'44"W

OS Eastings: 528691

OS Northings: 184093

OS Grid: TQ286840

Mapcode National: GBR C1.GR

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.FJBG

Plus Code: 9C3XGVR3+CP

Entry Name: Hampstead Road Lock on the Grand Union Canal

Listing Date: 9 January 1992

Last Amended: 11 January 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272427

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476807

Location: Camden, London, NW1

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: Camden Town with Primrose Hill

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Silas the Martyr with Holy Trinity Kentish Town

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


798-1/65/152 Hampstead Road Lock on the Grand
09/01/92 Union Canal
(Formerly Listed as:
Hampstead Road Lock)


Pair of canal locks. c1818-20 with C20 alterations. Brick
chambers with stone coping. Central island platform. Each lock
has 2 sets of double wooden gates with wood and steel balance
beams. Ground paddle gearing at top, gate paddle gearing at
bottom. Walls have steps down to lower level. Brick paved
lockside surfaces. HISTORICAL NOTE: the Regent's Canal arm of
the Grand Union Canal was constructed 1812-20, engineered by
James Morgan, supervised by John Nash.

Listing NGR: TQ2869184093

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

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