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Worcester and Birmingham Canal, Lock Number 47, Finstall

Description: Worcester and Birmingham Canal, Lock Number 47

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156191

OS Grid Reference: SO9809068327
OS Grid Coordinates: 398090, 268327
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3131, -2.0294

Location: Finstall, Worcestershire B60 3HB

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

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Listing Text


9/140 Lock No 47


Lock. c1805 with some late C19 and mid-C20 repairs. Rectangular chamber
with stone copings (partly repaired in concrete), single gate upper end,
pair of gates to lower end. Mouth of lock in blue brick with brick copings,
with steps on north and south sides. Included for group value. This lock
forms a part of the Tardebigge Flight, the longest in England.

Listing NGR: SO9809068327

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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