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North Grove Lock, Abbots Langley

Description: North Grove Lock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 158670

OS Grid Reference: TL0798501236
OS Grid Coordinates: 507985, 201236
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6995, -0.4389

Location: Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire WD4 8PG

Locality: Abbots Langley
Local Authority: Three Rivers District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WD4 8PG

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Listing Text

King's Langley

3/24 North Grove Lock
(No. 71)


Lock No. 71 on the Grand Union Canal. Circa 1797 as a lock on the Grand
Junction Canal (became Grand Union Canal by amalgamation 1919). Dates
1869 on hinge of S gate and 1881- on hinge of N gate may mark repairs or
may be parts removed from other lock gates. Brick with stone setts
capping revetment on W side. Timber gates. Timber and iron bollards
probably cast 1896 by the London and Lancashire Engineering Co. Lock
88ft by 16ft to accommodate narrow boats in pairs. Included for group
value. See North Grove Lock House, WATFORD ROAD.

Listing NGR: TL0798501236

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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