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Wier and Fish Lock North East of Old Fish Locks House

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Dinsdale, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4825 / 54°28'57"N

Longitude: -1.458 / 1°27'28"W

OS Eastings: 435214

OS Northings: 509822

OS Grid: NZ352098

Mapcode National: GBR LJ8L.4X

Mapcode Global: WHD78.KLYG

Entry Name: Wier and Fish Lock North East of Old Fish Locks House

Listing Date: 27 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350446

Location: Over Dinsdale, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, DL2

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Over Dinsdale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Sockburn

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 30 NE 352098
12/43 Weir and fish lock
to north-east of
Old Fish Locks


Weir and fish lock. Mid C18. Said to have been built by William Emerson of
Hurworth. Huge roughly-squared sandstone blocks laid across River Tees
forming a c.50-metre long curving weir. Dressed stone fish lock. Height of
weir reduced by about 0.75 metre in late C19. Originally 2 fish locks built
partly into river bank at either end of weir. West lock destroyed. East
lock is a small square-plan structure with round archways on upstream and
downstream faces. It is said to contain a stone fish ladder.

This item straddles the parishes of LOW DINSDALE and OVER DINSDALE

Listing NGR: NZ3521409822

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