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Bridge Number 50 and Keeper's Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Fradley and Streethay, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178100

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272501

Location: Fradley and Streethay, Lichfield, Staffordshire, DE13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Fradley and Streethay

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

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Listing Text

SK 11 SW ALREWAS C.P. FRADLEY JUNCTION

3/15 Bridge No. 50 and Keeper's
- Lock
GV II

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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