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Lock Keepers Toll Office at Head of Farmers Bridge Locks, Birmingham

Description: Lock Keepers Toll Office at Head of Farmers Bridge Locks

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217338

OS Grid Reference: SP0606587001
OS Grid Coordinates: 406065, 287001
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4809, -1.9121

Location: 5 Scotland Street, Birmingham B1 2NU

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B1 2NU

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Listing Text

City Centre B1
Lock Keepers Toll Office
at Head of Farmers Bridge
SP 0686 NW 32/9
Circa 1789-1800 contemporary with the opening of the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal,
or early C19 with the roving bridge. Single storey canted front to the tow path
built of red brick with gault-brick dressings. Hipped slate roof. The structure
descends through 3 storeys to rear against retaining wall of canal. Revealed
glazing bar sash windows.

Listing NGR: SP0606587001

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Source: English Heritage

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