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Lancaster Canal Tewitfield Locks, Warton

Description: Lancaster Canal Tewitfield Locks

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 181997

OS Grid Reference: SD5191873780
OS Grid Coordinates: 351918, 473780
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1576, -2.7378

Location: M6, Warton, Lancashire LA6 1JH

Locality: Warton
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA6 1JH

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Listing Text


4/259 Tewitfield Locks


Flight of 8 locks on Lancaster Canal, opened 1819. Large punched gritstone
blocks. All complete, but with wooden gates missing. No. 5 (from South)
incorporates Tewitfield Lock Bridge at its southern end, having segmental
arch with projecting key, and string course below round-topped parapet.
Part of this flight is in Yealand Conyers Parish, q.v.

Listing NGR: SD5191873780

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Source: English Heritage

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