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Brimslade and Cadley Locks, Bridges and Short Pound

A Grade II Listed Building in Wootton Rivers, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3695 / 51°22'10"N

Longitude: -1.7001 / 1°42'0"W

OS Eastings: 420970

OS Northings: 163427

OS Grid: SU209634

Mapcode National: GBR 4XW.2Z1

Mapcode Global: VHC1W.HV20

Plus Code: 9C3W979X+RW

Entry Name: Brimslade and Cadley Locks, Bridges and Short Pound

Listing Date: 30 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311757

Location: Wootton Rivers, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Wootton Rivers

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Tagged with: Bridge Lock

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SU 26 SW
7/259 Brimslade and Cadley locks,
bridges and short pound


Brimslade lock and bridge, with short pound to Cadley lock and bridge. c1810.
By John Rennie for Kennet and Avon Canal. Each bridge with bu;l-nosed 13in arch, 2-course
string and brick parapet with stone half-round copings. Brimslade
bridge has stone end piers and parapet partly in blue brick, and
both bridges have lozenge cast iron GWR restriction signs of 4/6
tons, held on bull-headed cast iron stanchions. Locks of blue
brick with stone copings recessed to take restored timber gates.
Hydraulic paddles to upper gates, cast iron ratchet paddles to
lower gates. The short pound links both locks and forms a group
of industrial archaeological interest.

Listing NGR: SU2097063427

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