Description: Lock Number 14 Stoke Top Lock
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 234982
OS Grid Reference: SP7436849858
OS Grid Coordinates: 474368, 249858
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1420, -0.9147
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SP 7448 STOKE BRUERNE GRAND UNION CANAL
13/162 Lock No.14, Stoke Top Lock
Pair of locks. Late C18/early C19 restored 1868 and 1881 and C20. Red and blue
brick with timber swing gates. Double-width and single-width locks, the latter
now dry with double cast-iron lower gates from Welshpool on the Montgomery Canal
and a boat weighing machine from the Glamorganshire Canal at Cardiff. Double
lock has double upper and lower gates. Top lock of a flight of 7 locks.
(K. Falconer: Guide to Englands' Industrial Heritage, 1980, p170; Waterways
Museum Guide Book (no date), pp2-3)
Listing NGR: SP7436849858
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