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Latitude: 52.9395 / 52°56'22"N
Longitude: 0.029 / 0°1'44"E
OS Eastings: 536450
OS Northings: 339940
OS Grid: TF364399
Mapcode National: GBR KY8.N53
Mapcode Global: WHHLY.FC1V
Entry Name: Hobhole Sluice
Listing Date: 23 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308512
English Heritage Legacy ID: 191943
Location: Fishtoft, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE22
Civil Parish: Fishtoft
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Fishtoft St Guthlac
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TF 33 NE FISHTOFT PRIVATE ROAD
14/27 Hobhole Sluice
Sluice. 1805. By John Rennie. Gritstone ashlar. Raked and
battered flanking walls. Facetted cutwaters, one with depth
marks in Roman numerals. Plain band, coped parapet curves
slightly to end piers. Iron sluice gates. Stone steps. Curving
wall to Haven side. The sluice was made with 3 openings of 15
feet each and was part of John Rennie's scheme for draining the
Fen. The waters from the Hobhole drain enter the Haven at the
sluice. Source: History of the Fens of South Lincs. Wheeler.
Listing NGR: TF3645039940
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