Description: Walsall Junction Canal Old Birchills Sixth Lock from South Walsall Locks
Date Listed: 31 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 219169
OS Grid Reference: SP0051099163
OS Grid Coordinates: 400510, 299163
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5903, -1.9939
WALSALL MB WALSALL JUNCTION CANAL
SP 09 NW
7/111 Sixth lock from south
Lock on Walsall Junction Canal. Built in 1841 to join the Walsall Canal
to the Birchills Branch of the Wyreley Canal. Brick with some sandstone
kerbstones to lock chamber. Single gates and cast iron sluice gear.
Forms part of a flight of eight locks (qv). (Paget-Tomlinson, Edward W,
The Complete Book of Canal and River Navigations, 1978, p 94).
Listing NGR: SP0051099163
Source: English Heritage
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