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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1297542
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386264
Location: Lathom, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40
Civil Parish: Lathom
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burscough Bridge St John
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SD41SE MOSS LANE
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)
LEEDS-LIVERPOOL CANAL LATHOM.
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
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