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Salter Fen Lock Tf 356902, Alvingham

Description: Salter Fen Lock Tf 356902

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 195451

OS Grid Reference: TF3560090200
OS Grid Coordinates: 535600, 390200
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3912, 0.0376

Location: Alvingham, Lincolnshire LN11 7DX

Locality: Alvingham
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN11 7DX

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Listing Text

TF 39 SE (south-west side)
- Salter Fen Lock
TF 356902
- II

Lock. 1767 by John Grundy. Red brick, limestone ashlar dressings, wood and
cast iron. Lock chamber walls of 3 concave brick sections on either side the
south-west section no longer exists. Timber posts partly hidden by ashlar
blocks, in between each section. Ashlar coped tops. Timber beams and some
iron fittings survive where lock gates originally hung. End sections of
embankment slope towards to curved ends. Large overflow opening in south-east
side. This lock is referred to as Willows Lock in N Wright, Guide to
Lincolnshire's Industrial Archaeology, p.5.

Listing NGR: TF3560090200

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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