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Latitude: 52.9008 / 52°54'2"N
Longitude: -2.9964 / 2°59'46"W
OS Eastings: 333075
OS Northings: 334168
OS Grid: SJ330341
Mapcode National: GBR 75.PBNB
Mapcode Global: WH89Q.YCB1
Entry Name: Locks at Ngr Sj 3307 3415 (New Marton Bottom Lock) (That Part in Ellesmere Rural Cp)
Listing Date: 25 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1176978
English Heritage Legacy ID: 260869
Location: Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire, SY10
Civil Parish: Ellesmere Rural
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Welsh Frankton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
ELLESMERE RURAL C.P. SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL
SJ 33 SW
SJ 3307 3415 (Llangollen Branch)
7/172 Locks at N.G.R. SJ 3307
- 3415 (New Marton Bottom
Lock) (that part in
Ellesmere Rural C.P.)
Locks. Circa 1801 with minor later alterations on William Jessop's and
Thomas Telford's Ellesmere Canal. Regularly coursed and dressed limestone
blocks to sides with 2 sets of gates. This section of the Ellesmere Canal
was completed c.1801. The Ellesmere Canal Company amalgamated with the
Chester Canal Company in 1813 and became part of the Shropshire Union in
1846 . Charles Hadfield, Canals of the West Midlands (3rd edn. 1985),
p. 173; Edward Wilson, The Ellesmere and Llangollen Canal (1975), pp. 19-20.
Listing NGR: SJ3307534168
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