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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.

Name: KINGS NORTON GUILLOTINE STOP LOCK EAST OF JUNCTION OF STRATFORD ON AVON CANAL WITH THE WORCESTER AND BIRMINGHAM CANAL

List entry Number: 1076290

Location

KINGS NORTON GUILLOTINE STOP LOCK EAST OF JUNCTION OF STRATFORD ON AVON CANAL WITH THE WORCESTER AND BIRMINGHAM CANAL, LIFFORD LANE B30

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

County District District Type Parish
BirminghamMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 08-Jul-1982

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217363

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History

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Details

LIFFORD LANE 1. 5104 Kings Norton B30 Kings Norton Guillotine stop look east of junction of Stratford on Avon Canal with the Worcester and Birmingham Canal SP 07 NE 17/2

II*

2. Circa 1794-1802. Brick lined stone dressed stop lock with cast iron guillotine gate framework. Winched counterweight chain mechanism to guillotine gate which runs in slightly raked cast iron girder frame, the chain passing through a block on the gate and up over 2 wheels carried on one side out and down to winch and on the other out over a wheel supported by an elegant cast iron column before sinking with counterweight into post.



Listing NGR: SP0557479470

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National Grid Reference: SP 05574 79470

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