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Weir and Salmon Ladder

A Grade II* Listed Building in Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0337 / 54°2'1"N

Longitude: -1.2383 / 1°14'17"W

OS Eastings: 449987

OS Northings: 460019

OS Grid: SE499600

Mapcode National: GBR MPSS.QR

Mapcode Global: WHD9H.YWH1

Entry Name: Weir and Salmon Ladder

Listing Date: 20 October 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293712

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332108

Location: Nun Monkton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, YO26

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Nun Monkton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text


1758/1/15 LINTON LOCK
09-MAR-04 Weir and Salmon Ladder


Weir and salmon ladder. Of c1767 origin with later repairs. Coursed limestone,
part cement-rendered. Weir across most of the river with overflow channel on
right and salmon ladder on left. The retaining wall on the fight side of the
river has herringbone-tooled stones. The top surface above the overflow channel
is of large blocks of stone with iron, lead-covered ties. Later paddles with
winding gear. The salmon ladder has a series of stepped basins with ramped
walls and adjoining it, down river, the remains of a wall and possibly a large
pool. The weir and salmon ladder were constructed following an Act of parliament
of 1767.

'An Act for Making Navigable the River Ouse ... 1767' in Private Acts 1757-l769,
York Library.

Listing NGR: SE4998760019

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

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