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Canal Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowness, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.948 / 54°56'52"N

Longitude: -3.186 / 3°11'9"W

OS Eastings: 324129

OS Northings: 562121

OS Grid: NY241621

Mapcode National: GBR 6C67.02

Mapcode Global: WH6YG.1W3P

Entry Name: Canal Lock

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71918

Location: Bowness, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Bowness

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bowness-on-Solway St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 26 SW BOWNESS Port Carlisle


2/40 Canal lock


II

Canal lock. 1819-1823 for the Carlisle Canal. Red sandstone ashlar with
V-joints. Standard canal lock for vessels up to 100 tons: gave access from
Canal Basin to the canal. In use until 1853.


Listing NGR: NY2412962121

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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