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Chemistry Lock and Sluice

A Grade II Listed Building in Chester, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.1941 / 53°11'38"N

Longitude: -2.8681 / 2°52'5"W

OS Eastings: 342096

OS Northings: 366686

OS Grid: SJ420666

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.2ZR7

Mapcode Global: WH887.XZD6

Entry Name: Chemistry Lock and Sluice

Listing Date: 23 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469717

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH2

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Great Boughton

Built-Up Area: Chester

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Chester St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


1932-1/2/40 Chemistry Lock and sluice


Canal lock and sluice. c1775. By Samuel Weston. For Chester
Canal Company. Red sandstone and brick. Lock chamber has brick
walls with patches of large sandstone blocks; upper end of
chamber segmental in plan; both pairs of lock gates replaced
in steel; sandstone copings; sandstone-lined sluiceway.

Listing NGR: SJ4209666686

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

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