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Latitude: 51.7297 / 51°43'46"N
Longitude: -0.4538 / 0°27'13"W
OS Eastings: 506880
OS Northings: 204575
OS Grid: TL068045
Mapcode National: GBR G71.D3Z
Mapcode Global: VHFS6.2SYC
Entry Name: Nash Mills Lock on Grand Union Canal
Listing Date: 2 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174062
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157694
Location: Nash Mills, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP3
Civil Parish: Nash Mills
Built-Up Area: Hemel Hempstead
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Apsley End
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
KINGS LANGLEY RED LION LANE
TL 00 SE (North side)
- Nash Mills Lock
on Grand Union Canal
Canal Lock. Circa 1797 as a lock on the Grand Junction Canal Company
(became Grand Union Canal by amalgamation 1929). Date 1877 on iron
hinge of upper gate may mark repairs. Early C20 steps and revetment
next lower gate. Brick and stone masonry basin with brown engineering
brick steps and revetment next lower gate. Wooden gates with steel
extensions to beams. Lock 88ft by 16ft to accommodate narrow boats
in pairs. Gate and ground paddles to upper gates, gate paddles only
to lower gates. (Branch Johnson (1970)118-20). The eastern half of
the lock lies in Abbots Langley civil parish in Three Rivers District.
Listing NGR: TL0688004575
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