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Middle Lock, Fradley and Streethay

Description: Middle Lock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272503

OS Grid Reference: SK1384913909
OS Grid Coordinates: 413849, 313909
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7227, -1.7964

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


3/17 Middle Lock

Canal lock. Circa 1770's. Brick with stone edging. The front of the
lock to the north-east is flanked by flights of stone steps. Steel gates
of circa 1980. Middle lock 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: SK1384913909

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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