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Naburn Lock Old and New Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Naburn, York

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8933 / 53°53'35"N

Longitude: -1.0971 / 1°5'49"W

OS Eastings: 459433

OS Northings: 444504

OS Grid: SE594445

Mapcode National: GBR NRSF.83

Mapcode Global: WHFCH.3DVN

Entry Name: Naburn Lock Old and New Lock

Listing Date: 14 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326198

Location: Naburn, York, YO19

County: York

Civil Parish: Naburn

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Naburn St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

NABURN NABURN LOCK
SE 54 SE
8/85A
Old and New Lock
GV II
Pair of locks. 1757 and 1887-89. John Fowler, engineer and Nelson and Co.,
contractors of New Lock, for Ouse Navigation. Ashlar walls with timber and
cast-iron gates, bridges and winding gear. Locks have central island with
pointed ends. Each lock has ashlar sides with 2 pairs of plank gates
surmounted by walkways, some with clews by Adams Hydraulics Ltd., York and
London, and with stanchions with chains between. To each bank a cast-iron
swing bridge with lattice parapet. 8 pairs of winches, 4 per lock. One
winch for opening gate. Old Lock and adjacent dam built at a cost of
£10,000, New Lock, offices (q.v.) and workshops (q.v.) built at a cost of
£14,098. Carridge, William, Ouse Bridge to Naburn Lock, 1890, pp 493-505.


Listing NGR: SE5943344504

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