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Ashton Canal Lock Number 12 Between Stockport Junction and Crabtree Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Ancoats and Clayton, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4801 / 53°28'48"N

Longitude: -2.1751 / 2°10'30"W

OS Eastings: 388477

OS Northings: 398169

OS Grid: SJ884981

Mapcode National: GBR FX76.W6

Mapcode Global: WHB9H.KSGF

Entry Name: Ashton Canal Lock Number 12 Between Stockport Junction and Crabtree Lane

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387902

Location: Manchester, M11

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: Clayton St Cross with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


SJ89NE ASHTON CANAL, Beswick And Clayton
698-1/5/520 Lock No.12, between Stockport
Junction and Crabtree Lane


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 overflow
channel on north side, stone staircases flanking lower entry,
double gates at lower end and single gate at upper end. Tenth
in a series of 13 similar locks, all in working order.

Listing NGR: SJ8847798169

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

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