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Beech Grove Lock, Accommodation Bridge, and Apron Wier, Great Bedwyn

Description: Beech Grove Lock, Accommodation Bridge, and Apron Wier

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 310824

OS Grid Reference: SU2716263219
OS Grid Coordinates: 427162, 163219
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3674, -1.6112

Location: 163 Crofton Road, Great Bedwyn SN8 3LY

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

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Listing Text

SU 26 SE
5/99 Beech Grove Lock, accommodation
bridge, and apron weir
Canal lock No 63, apron weir and bridge on Kennet and Avon Canal.
c1800. 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 1980. Accommodation bridge
below lower gate, bullnosed 330 mm brick ring haunch. Two courses
string and part blue courses. Flush round brick coping, the bridge
splayed on plan. On bridge 4 filled spun concrete rings set as
tank obstacles.

Listing NGR: SU2716263219

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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