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Beech Grove Lock, Accommodation Bridge, and Apron Wier

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3674 / 51°22'2"N

Longitude: -1.6112 / 1°36'40"W

OS Eastings: 427162

OS Northings: 163219

OS Grid: SU271632

Mapcode National: GBR 5ZB.7GC

Mapcode Global: VHC1Y.1W2M

Entry Name: Beech Grove Lock, Accommodation Bridge, and Apron Wier

Listing Date: 30 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034051

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310824

Location: Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Great Bedwyn

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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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

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