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Consall New Lock at Sk 004 484, Ipstones

Description: Consall New Lock at Sk 004 484

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 274702

OS Grid Reference: SK0041948427
OS Grid Coordinates: 400419, 348427
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0331, -1.9952

Location: Ipstones, Staffordshire ST9 0AJ

Locality: Ipstones
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST9 0AJ

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Listing Text

SK 04 NW
SK 004 484
10/210 Consall new lock
- at SK 004 484

- II

Canal lock. Circa 1779 with early C19 alterations and circa 1981 lock
gates. Sandstone ashlar retaining walls, some replaced by concrete.
Lower side has retaining walls tapered down to left and cut short and
curved to right with winding stone steps rising from canal level to
the lock against the side of the wall; wooden-framed catwalk over
entrance. The Caldon Canal was built to carry limestone from Caldon
Low. Originally surveyed by James Brindley and succeeded by Henshaw
and John Rennie.

Listing NGR: SK0041948427

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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