Monument record FAS 019 - Fornham Lock

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Summary

Fornham Lock, on canalised section linking meander of Lark.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 841 677 (360m by 584m)
Map sheet TL86NW
Civil Parish FORNHAM ALL SAINTS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Fornham Lock, on canalised section linking meander of Lark. `One of the best and most accessible surviving examples of a Lark Navigation lock. Lock walls intact, with curved gate recesses' (S1).
Bridge shown on Hodskinson's 1783 map (S2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> (No record type): Alderton D & Booker J, Guide to the Industrial Archaeol of E Anglia, 1980.
  • <S2> Cartographic materials: Hodskinson J. 1783. A Map of the County of Suffolk Surveyed.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Sep 23 1994 12:00AM

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