TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL LOCK NUMBER 60 AT SJ 7687 5887

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1115845
Date first listed:
05-Jul-1994
Statutory Address:
TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL LOCK NUMBER 60 AT SJ 7687 5887

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Location

Statutory Address:
TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL LOCK NUMBER 60 AT SJ 7687 5887

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Betchton
National Grid Reference:
SJ 76874 58877

Details

The following building shall be added:

BETCHTON TRENT AND MERSEY SJ 75 NE CANAL

1923- /6/10007 Lock No. 60 at SJ 7687 5887

GV II

Pair of narrow locks. Towpath side lock circa 1772-75 by James Brindley/ Hugh Henshall with off-side lock added circa early 1830's, probably by Thomas Telford; both with replacement of materials and movable parts. Both have brick chambers with stone coping and quoins. Central island with cutwater. Late C20 gates: single wooden top gate and double wooden bottom gate to towpath side lock; single steel top gate and double wooden bottom gates to off-side lock. Both have steps to lower level to towpath side (mainly of concrete). Wooden plank split footbridge on brackets across each tail. Off-side weir. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall Listed for group value with adjacent bridge. Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966) Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)

Listing NGR: SJ7687458877

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
351212
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Lindsay, J, The Trent and Mersey Canal, (1979)
Hadfield, C, 'The Canals of the British Isles' in The Canals of the East Midlands, (1966)

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 16 Aug 2000
Reference: IOE01/02030/20
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