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Forth And Clyde Canal, Wyndford Lock-keeper's Cottage

Lock Keepers Cottage (Post Medieval)

Site Name Forth And Clyde Canal, Wyndford Lock-keeper's Cottage

Classification Lock Keepers Cottage (Post Medieval)

Canmore ID 169570

Site Number NS77NE 98

NGR NS 77593 78792

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council North Lanarkshire
  • Parish Cumbernauld
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Cumbernauld And Kilsyth
  • Former County Dunbartonshire

Architecture Notes

NS77NE 98 NS 77593 78792.

This lock-keeper's cottage is still extant.

The Forth and Clyde Canal Guidebook 1991.

This lock-keeper's cottage still remains.

H Brown 1997.

This lock-keeper's cottage on the N side of the canal has been restored as a private dwelling.

G Hutton 1998.

This cottage is visible on both the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Dunbartonshire 1864, sheet xx) and the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1988).

Information from RCAHMS (MD) 12 October 2000.


Photographic Survey (June 1963)

Photographic survey of the Wyndford Lock on the Forth and Clyde Canal, Dunbartonshire, by the Scottish National Buildings Record in 1963


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