Description: Bridge Number 51 and Attached Lock
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272502
OS Grid Reference: SK1410514051
OS Grid Coordinates: 414105, 314051
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7239, -1.7926
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SK 11 SW ALREWAS C.P. FRADLEY JUNCTION
3/16 Bridge No. 51 and
- attached Lock
Canal bridge and lock. Circa 1770's. Red brick with ashlar dressings.
Bridge has a single segmental arch and plain parapet, lock to the south-
west of the bridge has wooden and steel gates of circa 1980. The lock
attached to Bridge No. 51 is one of a series of 5 on the Trent and Mersey
Canal at its junction with the Coventry Canal. The Trent and Mersey
canal was completed in 1777; the surveyor-general was James Brindley.
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979).
Listing NGR: SK1410514051
Source: English Heritage
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