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Latitude: 52.7255 / 52°43'31"N
Longitude: -1.7877 / 1°47'15"W
OS Eastings: 414434
OS Northings: 314229
OS Grid: SK144142
Mapcode National: GBR 4D9.4TW
Mapcode Global: WHCGH.HRYF
Entry Name: Bridge Number 50 and Keeper's Lock
Listing Date: 20 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1178100
English Heritage Legacy ID: 272501
Location: Fradley and Streethay, Lichfield, Staffordshire, DE13
Civil Parish: Fradley and Streethay
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
SK 11 SW ALREWAS C.P. FRADLEY JUNCTION
3/15 Bridge No. 50 and Keeper's
Canal bridge and lock. Circa 1770's with later alterations. Red brick
and ashlar dressings. Single 4-centred arch bridge with abutments sweep-
ing round to each side; lock to the south-west of the bridge with wooden
gates of circa 1980. Keeper's Lock is one of a series of 5 on the Trent
and Mersey Canal at its junction with the Coventry Canal. The Trent and
Mersey Canal was completed in 1777; the surveyor-general was James Brindley.
Both bridge and canal are included for group value. Jean Lindsay, The
Trent and Mersey Canal (1979).
Listing NGR: SK1443414229
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