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© Mr Alan V Whetton LRPS

IoE Number: 337963
Location: LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL THREE RISE LOCKS WITH OVERFLOW CHANNEL,
  BINGLEY, BRADFORD, WEST YORKSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Alan V Whetton LRPS
Date Photographed: 01 September 1999
Date listed: 18 October 1985
Date of last amendment: 18 October 1985
Grade II*

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SE1039SEBINGLEYLEEDS ANDLIVERPOOL CANAL8/112, 9/112Three Rise Lockswith overflow

SE1039SE BINGLEY LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL 8/112, 9/112 Three Rise Locks with overflow channel GV II* 3-rise locks and overflow channel. c1773 by John Longbottom. Large dressed stone retaining walls with rebates for gates. 1st lock has widely splayed sloping wall to either side. 2nd and 3rd locks higher up hill have ramped walls with a flight of 15 stone steps to either side. Overflow channel to right has connecting channels from 2nd and 3rd lock. The canal was authorised by an Act of 1768 and planned by James Brindley. One of the locks culminating in the 5-rise lock (q.v.)

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