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Latitude: 52.7244 / 52°43'27"N
Longitude: -3.1087 / 3°6'31"W
OS Eastings: 325214
OS Northings: 314657
OS Grid: SJ252146
Mapcode National: GBR B1.1K91
Mapcode Global: WH79B.6SX9
Entry Name: Lower Lock Chamber
Listing Date: 29 December 1994
Last Amended: 29 December 1994
Source ID: 15418
Building Class: Transport
Location: Lock chamber below the main pound. Before 1797, renovated c.1880.
Locality: Burgedin Lock
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
Engineering brick walls with heavy gritstone coping. Upper end has ground paddle and radial arm gear by Coalbrookdale Co. surrounded on 3 sides by heavy stone blocks. Paddle gear probably designed by George Buck during engineering improvements (1819-31). Iron shod timber gates removed at time of inspection, August 1994. Narrowing of main pound walls also of blue brick.
On N side, a feeder stream with tapered spillway, having a central flume controlled by a ratchet paddle gear, and C20 60m spun concrete culvert to a blue brick interceptor bay at the side of the tapering walls of the main pound.
One number of original canal structures at Burgedin on the Montgomeryshire Canal forming a group of special interest.
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