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Ham Hatches, Amesbury

Description: Ham Hatches

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 321371

OS Grid Reference: SU1492041039
OS Grid Coordinates: 414920, 141039
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1684, -1.7880

Location: Amesbury, Wiltshire SP4 7AS

Locality: Amesbury
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 7AS

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Listing Text

SU 1541
11/60 Ham Hatches

Drowning sluices for water meadows on River Avon. Probably early
C19. Limestone. Main river has seven piers approximately 3m long
30cm wide, chamfered at both ends, and splayed abutments, all with
iron channel for sliding timber hatches. C20 concrete footway
over. On north side, spillway to header channel with a further 3
hatches, and to south, a further spillway with two hatches, and
original clapper stone footway over.

Listing NGR: SU1492041039

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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