Bridge Number 52 And Shedhouse Lock / Bridge Number 52 And Shade House Lock

Location:
Bridge Number 52 And Shedhouse Lock, Alrewas, Lichfield, Staffordshire, DE13 7DN
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Bridge Number 52 And Shade House Lock, Alrewas, Lichfield, Staffordshire, DE13 7DN
Reference:
IOE01/02188/35
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

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

In the entry for:

SK 11 SW ALREWAS FRADLEY JUNCTION

3/18 Bridge No.52 and Shedhouse Lock GV II

The address and the description shall be amended to read:

SK 11 SW ALREWAS FRADLEY JUNCTION

3/18 Bridge No.52 and Shade House Lock GV II

The 5th sentence of the description shall be amended to read "Shade House Lock".

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SK 11 SW ALREWAS C.P. FRADLEY JUNCTION

3/18 Bridge No. 52 and Shedhouse Lock GV II

Canal bridge and lock. Circa 1770's. Red brick and stone dressings.

Single 4-centred arch bridge, lock to the south-west with steel gates of circa 1980. Shedhouse 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: SK1371613825

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, Steel, Stone, Georgian Canal Bridge, Transport, Canal Transport Site, Water Transport Site, Bridge, Canal Lock, Lock, Lock Gate, Maritime, Water Regulation Installation

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