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Netham Locks, Including Remains of Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in St George West, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4521 / 51°27'7"N

Longitude: -2.5541 / 2°33'14"W

OS Eastings: 361595

OS Northings: 172708

OS Grid: ST615727

Mapcode National: GBR CKL.7B

Mapcode Global: VH88N.PR4Q

Entry Name: Netham Locks, Including Remains of Bridge

Listing Date: 11 July 1990

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025059

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379567

Location: Bristol, BS2

County: City of Bristol

Unitary Authority Ward: St George West

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: East Bristol St Ambrose and St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST6172 FEEDER ROAD, Netham
901-1/43/1624 (North side)
11/07/90 Netham Locks, including remains of
bridge
(Formerly Listed as:
FEEDER ROAD, Netham
Netham Lock and Bridge)

GV II

Lock. c1809. By William Jessop. Squared Pennant stone, and
timber lock gates. Splayed entrances to the lock, lock walls
rebated to house the 2 sets of lock gates, and abutments
between them for the canal bridge over the lock. The west side
of the bridge, with a coped parapet wall, survives, and the
ramped path up to the bridge from the east of the Feeder Road
side. Angled granite setts for the higher swing gates.
Netham Lock is the entrance to the Feeder Canal and the
Floating Harbour, designed and built by William Jessop in
1804-9.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:
36).


Listing NGR: ST6159572708

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