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Top Lock at Tq 3675 8398, Tower Hamlets

Description: Top Lock at Tq 3675 8398

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 206528

OS Grid Reference: TQ3674483971
OS Grid Coordinates: 536744, 183971
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5381, -0.0297

Location: 201 Parnell Road, Poplar, Greater London E3 2JU

Locality: Tower Hamlets
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E3 2JU

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:
TQ 3683
6/3 Top Lock at TQ 3675 8398


Lock. C1830, C20 alterations. Brick chamber with stone and brick coping. 2 sets of double wooden gates, top gates with steel balance beams, bottom gates with rare cast iron balance beams. Ground paddle gearing at top, gate paddle gearing at bottom. Wing walls with brick, stone and concrete coping. Brick heel grips and brick paved lockside surfaces. The Hertford Union Canal, linking the Regent's Canal with the River Lea Navigation, opened in 1830.

Listing NGR: TQ3674483971

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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