This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SO89NE STAFFS AND WORCS CANAL 895-1/4/174 Wightwick Lock and Bridge No 57
Lock with bridge to west. c1770. By Brindley, Simcock and Dadford, engineers. Brick with stone dressings. Bridge has segmental arch with ashlar jambs, hood and coping. Oval plate with lettering: WIGHTWICK/NO 57/ BRIDGE. Lock has single upper and double lower gates; overflow to south. One of James Brindley's first locks.
Listing NGR: SO8726898378
© Mr John M Holt. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Holt, John M
Rights Holder: Holt, John M
Ashlar, Brick, Stone, Georgian Canal Bridge, Transport, Canal Transport Site, Water Transport Site, Bridge, Lock, Maritime, Water Regulation Installation
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