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Lock at Entry to Leek Branch of Canal, Endon and Stanley

Description: Lock at Entry to Leek Branch of Canal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 274615

OS Grid Reference: SJ9479153761
OS Grid Coordinates: 394791, 353761
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0810, -2.0792

Location: Endon, Staffordshire ST9 9JE

Locality: Endon and Stanley
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST9 9JE

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Listing Text

SJ 95 SW
SJ 947 537
(Leek Branch)
- Lock at entry
to Leek Branch
of canal


Lock. Circa 1800 with lock gate circa 1981. Stone coped semi-
engineering brick retaining walls narrowed down for length of
lock, lock gate has wrought iron top rail. The lock lies to the
south of the lock keeper's cottage (q.v.) and to north of the
feeder basin (q.v.). The Leek Branch of the Caldon Canal was
opened circa 1801 to take cheaper coal to Leek, John Rennie,

Listing NGR: SJ9479153761

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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