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Surrey Lock Including Gates, Bollards and Capstans

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5046 / 51°30'16"N

Longitude: -0.048 / 0°2'52"W

OS Eastings: 535572

OS Northings: 180210

OS Grid: TQ355802

Mapcode National: GBR J9.Y9T

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.3FZY

Entry Name: Surrey Lock Including Gates, Bollards and Capstans

Listing Date: 1 July 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471266

Location: Southwark, London, SE16

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Surrey Docks

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Rotherhithe St Mary with All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


SOUTHWARK

TQ3580 ROTHERHITHE STREET
636-1/3/664 Surrey Lock including gates,
01/07/83 bollards and capstans

GV II

Lock. c1860 By Jennings, engineer. Brick lined with granite
kerbs, cast-iron bollards and capstans. Double iron-clad lock
gates, originally hydraulically powered. Lock side now
restored and lock filled up to gates.
Industrial archaeological interest. A good example of lock
design at the start of the second period of dock expansion.
Also forms good group with Rotherhithe Tunnel air shaft (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ3557280210

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

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