ASHTON CANAL LOCK NUMBER 2 OFF SOUTH END OF VESTA STREET

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1207654

Date first listed: 06-Jun-1994

Statutory Address: ASHTON CANAL LOCK NUMBER 2 OFF SOUTH END OF VESTA STREET, VESTA STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: ASHTON CANAL LOCK NUMBER 2 OFF SOUTH END OF VESTA STREET, VESTA STREET

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

District: Manchester (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SJ 85396 98237

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Details

MANCHESTER

SJ8598 ASHTON CANAL, Beswick And Clayton 698-1/17/509 Lock No.2, off south end of Vesta Street

GV II

Canal lock. c.1792-1799, for Manchester and Ashton-under-Lyne Canal Company; renovated. Large blocks of millstone grit, wooden gates. Narrow type (chamber 7 feet wide), with covered overflow channel on south side; stone staircases flanking lower entry at west end. Second in a series of 13 similar locks, all in working order. Forms group with former lock-keeper's cottage (q.v.) and bridge over Islington Branch (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ8539698237

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 387892

Legacy System: LBS

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