Hulme Locks Branch Top Lock

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Hulme Locks Branch Top Lock

Hulme Locks Branch Top Lock

The top lock of the Hulme Locks Branch was crossed by a swing footbridge and the semi-circle shows where it swung.

There are no lower gates for the top lock, although the gate recesses can be clearly seen.  The lock was operational, with a smaller rise/fall that the lower lock, in the 1930s and the stonework has been built up level since then.

Waterway and Kilometerage BRIDGEW-HLB 00.400.01
OS Grid Reference SJ 82716 97437
Date and Time 160201 112550
Copyright © Paul Balmer

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