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Latitude: 53.4827 / 53°28'57"N
Longitude: -2.1879 / 2°11'16"W
OS Eastings: 387626
OS Northings: 398459
OS Grid: SJ876984
Mapcode National: GBR DXG.WJ
Mapcode Global: WHB9H.CQCG
Entry Name: Ashton Canal Lock Number 8 to South East of Ashton New Road
Listing Date: 6 June 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1279617
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387898
Location: Manchester, M11
Electoral Ward/Division: Ancoats and Clayton
Built-Up Area: Manchester
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Clayton St Cross with St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SJ89NE ASHTON CANAL, Beswick And Clayton
698-1/5/516 Lock No.8, to south-east of Ashton
Canal lock. c.1792-1799, for Manchester and Ashton-under-Lyne
Canal Company; renovated. Large blocks of millstone grit, with
some red brick, wooden gates. Narrow type (chamber 7 feet
wide), with overflow channel on north side, stone staircases
flanking lower entry. Sixth in a series of 13 similar locks,
all in working order.
Listing NGR: SJ8762698459
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