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Worcester and Birmingham Canal, Lock Number 29, Stoke

Description: Worcester and Birmingham Canal, Lock Number 29

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156170

OS Grid Reference: SO9638467998
OS Grid Coordinates: 396384, 267998
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3101, -2.0544

Locality: Stoke
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B60 3AU

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Listing Text


9/119 Lock No 29


Lock. 1805, with some late C19 and mid-C20 repairs. Rectangular chamber
with stone copings (partly repaired in brick and concrete), single gate upper
end, pair of gates to lower end. Mouth of lock in blue brick with brick
copings, with steps on north side. Number of lock incised in stone block
set in mouth wall. C19 brick treads for opening upper lock gate. Included
for group value. This lock forms a part of the Tardebigge Flight, the longest
in England.

Listing NGR: SO9638467998

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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