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© Ms Mary Auckland ARPS

IoE Number: 40056
Location: SHEFFIELD LOCK AT SU 648706,
  BURGHFIELD, WEST BERKSHIRE, BERKSHIRE
Photographer: Ms Mary Auckland ARPS
Date Photographed: 30 October 1999
Date listed: 06 December 1990
Date of last amendment: 06 December 1990
Grade II

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The following structure shall be added to the list:BURGHFIELDKENNET & AVON CANALSU 67 SW1/2Sheffield Lock at SU 648706

The following structure shall be added to the list: BURGHFIELD KENNET & AVON CANAL SU 67 SW 1/2 Sheffield Lock at SU 648706 - II Lock. Early C18, originally turf-sided, enlarged mid C18, C20 alterations. Brick chamber walls of 11 scalloped bays, with brick coping. 2 sets of double wooden gates, all with mechanical gate paddle gearing. Concrete and brick heelgrip platforms. The Kennet Navigation was established by 1724 and acquired by the Kennet & Avon Canal Co in 1812. John Hore was engineer to the Navigation. John Rennie was engineer to the Canal. Scheduled ancient monument; Berks 195.

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