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South Lock, Hydraulic Capstans and Mooring Posts

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Latitude: 51.4941 / 51°29'38"N

Longitude: -0.0328 / 0°1'57"W

OS Eastings: 536663

OS Northings: 179074

OS Grid: TQ366790

Mapcode National: GBR K5.ND2

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.DP1Z

Plus Code: 9C3XFXV8+JV

Entry Name: South Lock, Hydraulic Capstans and Mooring Posts

Listing Date: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385909

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471328

Location: Surrey Docks, Southwark, London, SE16

County: London

District: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Surrey Docks

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Rotherhithe Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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636-1/25/693 (East side)
South Lock, hydraulic capstans and
mooring posts


Lock, hydraulic capstans and mooring posts. 1855. Granite
pavement; mouth lined with ashlar blocks. 2 hydraulic capstans
to north side of lock, at either mouth, and next to each a
mooring post. South side of lock has no capstans; 3 mooring
posts to the south side. Lock gates have been removed as has
the swingbridge, now relocated to cutting on north side of
Greenland Lock, leading to former Norway Dock.

Listing NGR: TQ3666379074

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