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Oxford Canal Duke's Cut Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Gosford and Water Eaton, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.792 / 51°47'31"N

Longitude: -1.2946 / 1°17'40"W

OS Eastings: 448746

OS Northings: 210611

OS Grid: SP487106

Mapcode National: GBR 7X5.PHH

Mapcode Global: VHCXM.H7Y1

Plus Code: 9C3WQPR4+R5

Entry Name: Oxford Canal Duke's Cut Lock

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370051

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243278

Location: Gosford and Water Eaton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX2

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Gosford and Water Eaton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wolvercote

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Duke's Cut Lock


Canal lock. Late C18. Brick and stone with wooden gates. Brick lock walls have stone kerbs; 2 sets of gate recesses at the western end indicate an early lengthening or once accommodated reverse flow gates. A stone landing stage extends towards the towpath bridge (q.v.). Lower gate and beam are of wood; upper gate renewed 1978. Winch has a gothic-arched cast-iron housing.

Listing NGR: SP4874610611

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