AIRE AND CALDER NAVIGATION, SELBY CANAL, SELBY LOCK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1132586
Date first listed:
14-Nov-1980
Statutory Address:
AIRE AND CALDER NAVIGATION, SELBY CANAL, SELBY LOCK

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Location

Statutory Address:
AIRE AND CALDER NAVIGATION, SELBY CANAL, SELBY LOCK

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

County:
North Yorkshire
District:
Selby (District Authority)
Parish:
Selby
National Grid Reference:
SE 62206 32184

Details

AIRE AND CALDER NAVIGATION 1. Selby Canal 5342 --------------------------- Selby Lock

SE 6232 7/38

II

2. 1775-8. Engineer: William Jessop. Resident engineer: John Gott. Contractors: John and James Pinkerton. Massive ashlar kerbstones and retaining walls, splayed at either end. Iron bollards and mooring irons. Two wooden lock gates. Cast iron paddle mechanism embossed "John Sturge and Co. Bowling Iron Works. Aire and Calder Navigation 1828". History: Cutting on the Selby Canal began in 1775, and it was opened on 29 April 1778. Although John Smeaton had originally been retained by the company, he delegated the surveying to his assistant William Jessop (1745- 1814), who later became famous as the engineer of the Grand Junction Canal.

Listing NGR: SE6220632184

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
325709
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 16 Nov 1999
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