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Home Park Lock, Abbots Langley

Description: Home Park Lock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158669

OS Grid Reference: TL0775502072
OS Grid Coordinates: 507755, 202072
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7070, -0.4419

Location: Home Park Mill Link Road, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire WD5 0ET

Locality: Abbots Langley
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD5 0ET

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Listing Text

King's Langley

3/23 Home Park Lock
(No. 70)


Lock No. 70 on the Grand Union Canal. Circa 1797 as a lock on the Grand
Junction Canal (became Grand Union Canal by amalgamation 1919). Brick
walls. Timber gates. Timber and iron bollards, probably cast 1896 by
London and Lancashire Engineering Co. Lock 88ft by 16ft to accommodate
narrow boats in pairs. Included for group value. See Home Park Lock
House, STATION ROAD. The western half of the lock is listed in King's
Langley civil parish in Dacorum Borough.

Listing NGR: TL0775502072

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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