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Sluice Gates and Flanking Walls at Intake from the Lea Navigation to King George Pumping Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Enfield Lock, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6631 / 51°39'47"N

Longitude: -0.016 / 0°0'57"W

OS Eastings: 537318

OS Northings: 197898

OS Grid: TQ373978

Mapcode National: GBR KN.SRL

Mapcode Global: VHGQ8.NGXF

Entry Name: Sluice Gates and Flanking Walls at Intake from the Lea Navigation to King George Pumping Station

Listing Date: 22 November 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200855

Location: Enfield, London, E4

County: London

District: Enfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Enfield Lock

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Enfield Highway

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

SWAN AND PIKE LANE
TQ 39 NE (East Side)
21/289 Sluice Gates and Flanking Walls at
intake from The Lea Navigation to
King George Pumping Station.

GV II

Sluice gates and flanking walls. Opened 1913. Designed by William
Booth Bryan for Metropolitan Water Board. Cast-iron sluice gates
set in front of Italianate granite balustrade, with pyramidal
caps to end and corner piers. Water flowed from the sluice gates
into a concrete channel and thence into five pumping chambers
adjacent to the "Humphrey" engine pits of the Pump House.
Included for group value.

(The Engineer, March 21, 1913, p.297).


Listing NGR: TQ3731897898

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