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Walsall Junction Canal Old Birchills Eighth Lock from South (Top Lock) Walsall Locks, Walsall

Description: Walsall Junction Canal Old Birchills Eighth Lock from South (Top Lock) Walsall Locks

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 219171

OS Grid Reference: SP0053499412
OS Grid Coordinates: 400534, 299412
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5925, -1.9935

Location: 113 Old Birchills, Walsall WS2 8PL

Locality: Walsall
County: Walsall
Country: England
Postcode: WS2 8PL

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Listing Text

SP 09 NW
7/113 Eighth lock from south
(top lock) Walsall Locks

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: SP0053499412

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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