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Potters Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Erewash, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9707 / 52°58'14"N

Longitude: -1.293 / 1°17'34"W

OS Eastings: 447578

OS Northings: 341717

OS Grid: SK475417

Mapcode National: GBR 7FV.PYH

Mapcode Global: WHDGQ.3LKF

Entry Name: Potters Lock

Listing Date: 6 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280677

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352242

Location: Erewash, Derbyshire, DE7

County: Derbyshire

District: Erewash

Town: Erewash

Electoral Ward/Division: Larklands

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Ilkeston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 44 SE
3/39 (North Side)
Potter's Lock

Lock chamber and leat. 1779 by John Varley, engineer, with
later repairs. Gritstone and red brick, partly rebuilt in
engineering brick and concrete. Timber and iron gates. The
chamber has been little rebuilt, brick and gritstone side walls
with gritstone copings. Iron steps on either side. Pair of
wooden gates at either end have iron reinforced balance beams
and tubular iron handrails across the top. Paddle mechanism
operated by a rack and pinion. To the side of each gate is a
concrete semi-circular with foot grips. The leat runs to the
south of the lock.

Listing NGR: SK4757841717

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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