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Bridge Number 51 and Attached Lock, Fradley and Streethay

Description: Bridge Number 51 and Attached Lock

Grade: II
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

Location: Alrewas, Staffordshire DE13 7DN

Locality: Fradley and Streethay
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE13 7DN

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Listing Text


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

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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