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TORKSEY LOCK AND FOOTBRIDGE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: TORKSEY LOCK AND FOOTBRIDGE

List entry Number: 1147315

Location

TORKSEY LOCK AND FOOTBRIDGE, FOSS DIKE SIDE

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

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Torksey

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Jun-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 197037

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SK 87 NW TORKSEY FOSS DIKE SIDE

2/75 Torksey Lock and Footbridge

II

Canal lock and bridge. C19. Ashlar, wood, cast iron. Rectangular lock chamber with double gates at either end and a footbridge over end nearest road. Ashlar side walls with cast t iron capstans to control lock gates. Double gates made of wood with iron mountings. The footbridge is of steel with a balustrade and handrail. The Foss DikeNavigation Canal was originally dug in Roman times but was re-opened during the reign of James I. This lock controls the outfall to the Trent.

Listing NGR: SK8377478071

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National Grid Reference: SK 83774 78071

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