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Willows Lock Tf 352892, Keddington

Description: Willows Lock Tf 352892

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 195472

OS Grid Reference: TF3520089200
OS Grid Coordinates: 535200, 389200
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3824, 0.0312

Location: Keddington, Lincolnshire LN11 7DU

Locality: Keddington
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN11 7DU

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Listing Text

TF 38 NE ROAD (north side)
Willows Lock
8/30 TF 352892
15.4.85 II

Lock. 1767, by John Grundy. Red brick, limestone ashlar
dressings, some timber and cast iron. Lock chamber walls of 4
concave brick sections on each side with timber post between them
which are partially hidden by large ashlar blocks. The tops are
coped with similar ashlar blocks. At either end the exposed
timber beams survive where the original lock gates would have
hung, likewise some of the cast iron fittings. The end sections
of the embankment slope downwards to curved ends and contained
arched brick openings for over shoots. Navigation abandoned in 1924.
This lock is referred to as Carrotts Lock in N Wright, A Guide to the Indus-
trial Archaeology of Lincolnshire p.21.

Listing NGR: TF3520089200

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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