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Canal Lock Side Pond at Sj 947 537, Endon and Stanley

Description: Canal Lock Side Pond at Sj 947 537

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 274616

OS Grid Reference: SJ9478753755
OS Grid Coordinates: 394787, 353755
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0810, -2.0793

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)
- Canal lock side
pond at SJ 947 537


Canal lock side pond. Circa 1842. Stone and semi-engineering brick.
Square basin (approximately 4m sides) with radiused angles, set into
ground, brick retaining walls and stone copings. North side (towards
Leek Branch of canal) has wrought iron railed balustrade; 2 horizontal
bars swan-necked down to copings on east and west sides and finished by
scrolls. The basin sits in the centre of a small group of lock keeper's
cottage (q.v.), lock (q.v.), footbridge (q.v.) and accommodation bridges
(q.v.), where the Leek Branch meets the main canal. John Rennie was the
engineer for the Leek Branch, built to take cheaper coal to Leek.

Listing NGR: SJ9478753755

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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