A flight of locks

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Llangollen Canal

Hurleston Locks(4 locks)


The Llangollen Canal is fed from the River Dee at Llantysilio and has twenty-one locks. The last four are in a close flight at Hurleston Junction where the canal meets the Shropshire Union Canal. There, the four locks drop the water level by 34ft 3in (almost 10.5 metres).

The flight: SJ6255 : Locks at the Hurleston flight, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd SJ6255 : Locks at the Hurleston flight, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd

Top Lock No 1
SJ6255 : Hurleston top lock and cottage, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd SJ6255 : Hurleston Lock No 1, Llangollen Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd SJ6255 : Hurleston Locks No 1, Llangollen Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd

Lock No 2
SJ6255 : Hurleston Locks, Llangollen Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd SJ6255 : Hurleston Locks No 2, Llangollen Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd

Lock No 3
SJ6255 : Hurleston Locks No 3, Llangollen Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd SJ6255 : Hurleston Locks No 3, Llangollen Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd SJ6255 : Hurleston Locks No 3, Llangollen Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd

Bottom Lock No 4
SJ6255 : Hurleston Junction by Pierre Terre SJ6255 : Hurleston Locks No 4, Llangollen Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd SJ6255 : Entry to Hurleston Bottom Lock, Shropshire Union Canal, Cheshire by Roger  D Kidd

Grindley Brook Locks (6 locks)


The six locks are split into a three lock staircase and three conventional locks.

Top Staircase Lock
SJ5242 : Grindley Brook Staircase Locks - Top Lock by John M SJ5242 : Grindley Brook Staircase Locks - Top Lock - Lower Gate by John M SJ5242 : Grindley Brook top staircase lock 1 Llangollen Canal by Jo and Steve Turner SJ5242 : Grindley Brook Staircase by Rob Farrow

Middle Staircase Lock
SJ5242 : Grindley Brook Staircase Locks - Middle Lock by John M

Bottom Staircase Lock
SJ5242 : Grindley Brook Staircase Locks - Bottom Lock by John M SJ5242 : Grindley Brook Staircase Locks - Bottom Lock - Lower Gate by John M SJ5242 : Grindley Brook Staircase Locks - Bottom Lock by John M SJ5242 : Lock at Grindley Brook by Mike Pennington

Top Lock
SJ5243 : Grindley Brook Locks - Top Lock by John M

Middle Lock
SJ5243 : Grindley Brook Locks - Middle Lock by John M

Bottom Lock
SJ5243 : Grindley Brook Locks - Bottom Lock by John M SJ5243 : Grindley Brook Locks - Bottom Lock by John M

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