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Worcester and Birmingham Canal, Lock Number 42, Finstall

Description: Worcester and Birmingham Canal, Lock Number 42

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156185

OS Grid Reference: SO9757768251
OS Grid Coordinates: 397577, 268251
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3124, -2.0369

Location: 45 Upper Gambolds Lane, Finstall, Worcestershire B60 3HD

Locality: Finstall
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B60 3HD

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Listing Text


9/134 Lock No 42


Lock. c1805, with some late C19 and mid-C20 repairs. Rectangular chamber
with stone copings (partly repaired in brick), 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.
Included for group value. This lock forms a part of the Tardebigge Flight,
the longest in England.

Listing NGR: SO9757768251

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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