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Description: North Grove Lock
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
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TL 00 SE ABBOTS LANGLEY GRAND UNION CANAL
3/24 North Grove Lock
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
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Source: English Heritage
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