Hertford Union Top Lock No 1

Parnell Road, London, London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Hertford Union Top Lock No 1 is a minor waterways place on the Grand Union Canal (Hertford Union Canal) between Hertford Union Junction (Junction of Regents and Hertford Union canals) (5½ furlongs to the southwest) and Hertford Union Canal Junction (Junction of Hertford Union Canal and River Lee) (3¼ furlongs and 2 locks to the northeast).
The nearest place in the direction of Hertford Union Junction is Old Ford Upper Lock Winding Hole; ¼ furlongs away.
The nearest place in the direction of Hertford Union Canal Junction is Parnell Road Footbridge; ¼ furlongs away.

This is a lock with a rise of 6f3.

User contributed information about Hertford Union Top Lock No 1
The lower balance beams of this lock are, unusually, made of solid cast-iron. Other than those at [[http://canalplan.eu/cgi-bin/gazetteer.cgi?where=Jesus%20Green%20Lock|Jesus Green Lock]] I can't find any other cast-iron balance beams on the British canal system.
Information last edited Thursday the 11th of August, 2016 at 12:31 PM by aegidian.
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