Newbury Lock No 85 K&A
This was the first lock on john Rennie’s Kennet and avon Canal to be built in 1796 and it is the only Lock with a lever-operated ground paddles in southern England.
The lock in the heart of newbury as shown below.
- next lock upstream Guyer’s Lock
- next lock downstream Greenham Lock
You can see the location on the Map
To find out more about the
- history, origin and development of the K&A Canal