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Oakhill Down Lock and Bridge, Froxfield

Description: Oakhill Down Lock and Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 310739

OS Grid Reference: SU2994967165
OS Grid Coordinates: 429949, 167165
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4027, -1.5708

Location: Oak Hill, Froxfield, Wiltshire SN8 3JT

Locality: Froxfield
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 3JT

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Listing Text

SU 26 NE
(north side)
2/19 Oakhill Down Lock and bridge
Lock and accommodation bridge over Kennet and Avon Canal. 1794-
1799. J.Rennie, chief engineer. Brick faced lock with stone
copings. Restored upper and lower timber gates, the upper with
side paddles, lower with BWB arm mounted gear. Bridge below lower
gate, red brick oval arch of 1 1/2 bricks Blue string course and
parapet with flush half-round copings and stone end blocks. Bridge
splayed on plan. Lock and bridge form a group.

Listing NGR: SU2994967165

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Source: English Heritage

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