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Ashton Canal Lock Number 13 at Crabtree Lane Swing Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancoats and Clayton, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4798 / 53°28'47"N

Longitude: -2.1721 / 2°10'19"W

OS Eastings: 388677

OS Northings: 398128

OS Grid: SJ886981

Mapcode National: GBR FX86.KB

Mapcode Global: WHB9H.LSWQ

Entry Name: Ashton Canal Lock Number 13 at Crabtree Lane Swing Bridge

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279582

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387903

Location: Manchester, M43

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Ancoats and Clayton

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Droylsden St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


SJ89NE ASHTON CANAL, Beswick And Clayton
698-1/5/521 Lock No.13, at Crabtree Lane swing


Canal lock. c.1792-1799, for Manchester and Ashton-under-Lyne
Canal Company; renovated. Large blocks of millstone grit,
wooden gates. Narrow type (chamber 7 feet wide), with covered
overflow channel on north side, stone staircases flanking
lower entry, double gates at lower end and single gate at
upper end. Eleventh in a series of 13 similar locks, all in
working order.

Listing NGR: SJ8867798128

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

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