Hunt's Lock

Date:
24 Feb 2001
Location:
Hunt's Lock, Alrewas, Lichfield, Staffordshire, DE13 7DN
Reference:
IOE01/02188/31
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SK 11 SW ALREWAS C.P. FRADLEY JUNCTION

3/14 Hunt's Lock - GV II

Canal lock. Circa 1770's. Red brick with stone edging; stone steps flank the front of the lock to the north-east. Wooden gates of circa 1980.

Hunt Lock is one of a series of 5 on the Trent and Mersey Canal at its junction with the Coventry Canal. The Trent and Mersey Canal was completed in 1777 ; the surveyor-general was James Brindley. Jean Lindsay The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979).

Listing NGR: SK1401414019

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1127 IOE Records taken by Dave Jones; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Dave Jones. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Jones, Dave

Rights Holder: Jones, Dave

Keywords

Brick, Stone, Wood, Georgian Canal Lock, Transport, Canal Transport Site, Water Transport Site, Lock, Lock Gate, Maritime, Water Regulation Installation

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