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Worcester and Birmingham Canal, Lock Number 56, Tutnall and Cobley

Description: Worcester and Birmingham Canal, Lock Number 56

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156239

OS Grid Reference: SO9870668867
OS Grid Coordinates: 398706, 268867
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3179, -2.0204

Location: Finstall, Worcestershire B60 3AG

Locality: Tutnall and Cobley
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B60 3AG

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Listing Text


9/187 Lock No 56


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. This lock forms a part of the Tardebigge Flight, the
longest in England.

Listing NGR: SO9870668867

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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