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Lock at Entry to Leek Branch of Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Endon and Stanley, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.081 / 53°4'51"N

Longitude: -2.0792 / 2°4'45"W

OS Eastings: 394791

OS Northings: 353761

OS Grid: SJ947537

Mapcode National: GBR 24T.WP0

Mapcode Global: WHBCH.1T5C

Entry Name: Lock at Entry to Leek Branch of Canal

Listing Date: 15 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294551

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274615

Location: Endon and Stanley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST9

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Endon and Stanley

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Endon St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 95 SW
SJ 947 537
(Leek Branch)
- Lock at entry
to Leek Branch
of canal


Lock. Circa 1800 with lock gate circa 1981. Stone coped semi-
engineering brick retaining walls narrowed down for length of
lock, lock gate has wrought iron top rail. The lock lies to the
south of the lock keeper's cottage (q.v.) and to north of the
feeder basin (q.v.). The Leek Branch of the Caldon Canal was
opened circa 1801 to take cheaper coal to Leek, John Rennie,

Listing NGR: SJ9479153761

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