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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: FRODSHAM WEIR WITH SLUICE GATES

List entry Number: 1253445

Location

FRODSHAM WEIR WITH SLUICE GATES

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityFrodsham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Sep-1980

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 436528

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

FRODSHAM C.P. WEAVER NAVIGATION SJ 57 NW 2/110A Frodsham Weir, with Sluice Gates 1/9/1980 II Weir, 1785, altered. Coursed stone. The main weir, circa 45 metres wide, is curved. 2 sluices at south end of weir, each circa 5 metres wide, have stone piers with semicircular cutwaters and stone abutment. Wooden gangway on I-beams and plain square columns, probably cast iron, with diagonal braces crosses weir and sluiceways. The weir provides the outfall from the Weaver Navigation to the River Weaver. The fall is approximately 1 metre.

Listing NGR: SJ5379678660

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National Grid Reference: SJ 53796 78660

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