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Latitude: 52.5925 / 52°35'33"N
Longitude: -1.9935 / 1°59'36"W
OS Eastings: 400534
OS Northings: 299412
OS Grid: SP005994
Mapcode National: GBR 2BY.DTK
Mapcode Global: WHBG1.B3YB
Entry Name: Walsall Junction Canal Old Birchills Eighth Lock from South (Top Lock) Walsall Locks
Listing Date: 31 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186765
English Heritage Legacy ID: 219171
Location: Walsall, WS2
Electoral Ward/Division: Birchills Leamore
Built-Up Area: Walsall
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Walsall St Andrew, The Birchills
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
WALSALL MB WALSALL JUNCTION CANAL
SP 09 NW
7/113 Eighth lock from south
(top lock) Walsall Locks
Lock on Walsall Junction Canal. Built in 1841 to join the Walsall Canal
to the Birchills Branch of the Wyreley Canal. Brick with some sandstone
kerbstones to lock chamber. Single gates and cast iron sluice gear.
Forms part of a flight of eight locks (qv). (Paget-Tomlinson, Edward W,
The Complete Book of Canal and River Navigations, 1978, p 94).
Listing NGR: SP0053499412
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