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Walsall Junction Canal Old Birchills Fifth Lock from South Walsall Locks

A Grade II Listed Building in Birchills Leamore, Walsall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5894 / 52°35'21"N

Longitude: -1.994 / 1°59'38"W

OS Eastings: 400501

OS Northings: 299064

OS Grid: SP005990

Mapcode National: GBR 2B0.MN

Mapcode Global: WHBG1.B5QR

Entry Name: Walsall Junction Canal Old Birchills Fifth Lock from South Walsall Locks

Listing Date: 31 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219168

Location: Walsall, WS2

County: Walsall

Electoral Ward/Division: Birchills Leamore

Built-Up Area: Walsall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Walsall St Andrew, The Birchills

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

WALSALL MB WALSALL JUNCTION CANAL
SP 09 NW
OLD BIRCHILLS
7/110 Fifth lock from south
Walsall Locks
GV II

Lock on Walsall Junction Canal. Built in 1841 to join the Walsall Canal
to the Birchills Branch of the Wyreley Canal. Brick with some sandstone
kerbstones to lock chamber. Single gates and cast iron sluice gear.
Forms part of a flight of eight locks (qv). (Paget-Tomlinson, Edward W,
The Complete Book of Canal and River Navigations, 1978, p 94).


Listing NGR: SP0050199064

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