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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.


List entry Number: 1389072



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

County: Lincolnshire

District: Boston

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Jan-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 486535

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TF3344SE WINDSOR BANK 716-1/16/244 (South side) 21/01/87 Maud Foster Sluice


Sluice on the Maud Foster Drain. 1807 by John Rennie with later minor C20 alterations. Gritstone sahlar, iron and wood. Sluice with 3 elliptical archways, 2 projecting faceted piers to each side, coped parapet walls, with band. To both sides are sloping splayed retaining walls with returns. The iron bound timber sluice gates are retained and operational by a gantry-mounted pulley system. The piers are support to later access walkways and the parapet walls are surmounted by later steel balustrading. The sluice was constructed as part of a comprehensive scheme to reclaim the East, West, and Wildmore Fens, between 1803 and 1813. (Bagley GS: Boston, Its Storey and People: Boston: 1986-).

Listing NGR: TF3353843074

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Bagley, G S, Boston and its People, (1986)

National Grid Reference: TF 33538 43074


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