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Crofton Crossing Lock No 61 and Accommodation Bridge, Great Bedwyn

Description: Crofton Crossing Lock No 61 and Accommodation Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 310748

OS Grid Reference: SU2641262480
OS Grid Coordinates: 426412, 162480
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3608, -1.6220

Location: Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire SN8 3DW

Locality: Great Bedwyn
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 3DW

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Listing Text

SU 26 SE
5/28 Crofton Crossing Lock No 61 and
accommodation bridge
Canal lock on Kennet and Avon canal. 1799-1810. John Rennie, Chief Engineer
Lock brick with stone copings. Timber gates. Upper gates with ground paddles,
inset ladder in lock. Lower gates with gear for gate paddles.
Both gates restored-1975. Accommodation bridge below lower gate,
bullnosed 330 mm brick ring dying into lock wall. Two course
string and parapet with flush round brick coping, the bridge
splayed on plan. One of an important group of industrial and
utilitarian monuments of special interest.

Listing NGR: SU2641262480

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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