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Latitude: 55.3196 / 55°19'10"N
Longitude: -1.6817 / 1°40'54"W
OS Eastings: 420296
OS Northings: 602883
OS Grid: NU202028
Mapcode National: GBR J6PX.QW
Mapcode Global: WHC1Z.4KG8
Entry Name: Dam on River Coquet 350 Metres Upstream of Guyzance Bridge
Listing Date: 15 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153600
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236692
Location: Acklington, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Acklington
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Acklington St John the Divine
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
ACKLINGTON GUYZANCE BRIDGE
NU 20 SW
7/22 Dam on River Coquet
350 metres upstream
of Guyzance Bridge
Dam. 1775 by Smeaton for John Archbold of Acton and Edward Cook of Brainshaugh,
repaired and cement skirt constructed 1926. Squared stone. Horseshoe dam
with 2.4 metres fall and 51.8 metres radius of curvature, with vertical front
and face and battered rear; adjacent riverside retaining wall on south has
boarded sluice to millrace immediately upstream of dam.
Smeaton, 'Reports' (1776). Vol ii, page 324.
Listing NGR: NU2029602883
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