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Rochdale Canal Lock No. 39, Littleborough

Description: Rochdale Canal Lock No. 39

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213383

OS Grid Reference: SD9468118309
OS Grid Coordinates: 394681, 418309
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6612, -2.0820

Locality: Littleborough
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL15 9RL

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Listing Text

1/48 Lock No. 39
Lock. Between 1794 and 1798. William Jessop engineer.
Hammer-dressed stone. Double upper gates and recesses for 2
sets of lower gates (to accommodate 2 barge lengths) neither
of which exist and only one of which was ever fitted.
Winding gear remains. Retaining wall at lower end
incorporates boatman's steps.

Listing NGR: SD9468118309

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Source: English Heritage

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