TORKSEY LOCK AND FOOTBRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1147315
Date first listed:
11-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
TORKSEY LOCK AND FOOTBRIDGE, FOSS DIKE SIDE

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Location

Statutory Address:
TORKSEY LOCK AND FOOTBRIDGE, FOSS DIKE SIDE

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

County:
Lincolnshire
District:
West Lindsey (District Authority)
Parish:
Torksey
National Grid Reference:
SK 83774 78071

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
197037
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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