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Leeds and Liverpool Canal Top Locks, Upper Lock (That Part in Burscough) top Locks, Upper Lock (That Part in Lathom)

A Grade II Listed Building in Burscough, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5974 / 53°35'50"N

Longitude: -2.8305 / 2°49'49"W

OS Eastings: 345132

OS Northings: 411518

OS Grid: SD451115

Mapcode National: GBR 8VPV.05

Mapcode Global: WH86B.HVC2

Entry Name: Leeds and Liverpool Canal Top Locks, Upper Lock (That Part in Burscough) top Locks, Upper Lock (That Part in Lathom)

Listing Date: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297531

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386321

Location: Lathom, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Lathom

Built-Up Area: Burscough

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Burscough Bridge St John

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


663-1/3/83 (West side (off))
Top Locks, upper lock (that part in
Lathom CP)


Includes: Top Locks, upper lock (that part in Burscough CP)
Canal lock. 1781. Resident engineer Robert Owen. For the
Leeds-Liverpool Canal Company. Large dressed sandstone blocks,
wooden gates. Steps down at north end of west side; wooden
footbridge over lower entrance, which has strongly convex
curved cheeks. Forms one of group of canal structures at Top
Locks. Located on boundary between Burscough CP and Lathom CP.

Listing NGR: SD4513211518

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

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