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German's Lock and Bridge (That Part in Burscough) leeds and Liverpool Canal German's Lock and Bridge (That Part in Lathom)

A Grade II Listed Building in Lathom, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.6117 / 53°36'42"N

Longitude: -2.8231 / 2°49'23"W

OS Eastings: 345642

OS Northings: 413111

OS Grid: SD456131

Mapcode National: GBR 8VQP.L1

Mapcode Global: WH86B.LHW1

Entry Name: German's Lock and Bridge (That Part in Burscough) leeds and Liverpool Canal German's Lock and Bridge (That Part in Lathom)

Listing Date: 1 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297542

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386264

Location: Lathom, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Lathom

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


663-1/3/24 (East side (off))
German's Lock and Bridge (that part
in Burscough CP)


Includes: German's Lock and Bridge (that part in Lathom CP)
Canal lock and associated accommodation bridge, on Rufford
Branch of Leeds-Liverpool Canal. c.1781, altered. Resident
engineer Richard Owen. For the Leeds-Liverpool Canal Company.
Large dressed sandstone blocks, with wooden gates, small
cast-iron mooring bollards on both sides, overflow channel on
west side. Bridge over north entrance: a stilted basket-arch
with emphatic punch-dressed rusticated voussoirs, dressed
band, parapet of massive blocks with rounded coping, plain
terminal piers, steps down at west end, and oval number plate
"3" on north side. Located on boundary between Burscough CP
and Lathom CP.

Listing NGR: SD4564213110

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

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