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Coventry Canal, Atherstone Lock Number 2, Atherstone

Description: Coventry Canal, Atherstone Lock Number 2

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 309123

OS Grid Reference: SP3048697608
OS Grid Coordinates: 430486, 297608
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5754, -1.5516

Location: Penny Hapenny Court, Atherstone, Warwickshire CV9 2AA

Locality: Atherstone
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV9 2AA

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Listing Text

9/35 Atherstone Lock No.2
Canal lock. 1780s with later repairs. English bond brick with coping of large
sandstone blocks. End wall to right has large quoins. Some parts of coping
replaced with concrete blocks. Single and double lock gates. The section of the
Coventry Canal from Atherstone to Fazely was completed by 1790. Included for
group value.
(H.R. Hodgkinson: Notes on the History of Midland Waterways, p83; Transactions
of the Birmingham Archaeological Society: 1913, Vol 89)

Listing NGR: SP3048697608

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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