Tuesday 21 April 2020

Ogley Locks - Ogley Hay to Summerhill

Ogley Locks - Ogley Hay to Summerhill

Locks one to eight

The following pictures relate to the above map

Ogley Locks First Flight 1963

Ogley Hay from above

Ogley 1955 (Stan Heaton / Hugh Potter)

HNBC - Phillip Weaver

Ogley Junction HNBC - Phillip Weaver


Ogley Smithy

Ogley First Flight

Cottages at top lock

Ogley Lock one

Ogley Top Lock 1973 (Hugh Potter)

Ogley Locks 1 to 7  (Arthur Radley)

Top of Ogley Locks (in foreground)

Ogley lock two

Lock 3 from Lock 2 1955 - Stan Heaton

A cropped section from a high res version of the Stan Heaton image showing cottage 270

Site of Lock Two

Lock Two (Robert Aickman)

Ogley Lock three

Lock 5 - Carol Cooper 1965

Ogley lock five

Lock 5

Warrenhouse Bridge

Warrenhouse Bridge by Carol Cooper 1965 (the posts were to keep the cattle out)

Warrenhouse Bridge

Warrenhouse bridge

Warrenhouse to Muckley Corner 1966

Locks 6 and 7 from Warrenhouse Bridge

Locks 6 and 7

Lock six

Ogley lock seven

Site of lock 7


Lock 7


Ogley Lock 7 culvert (1970)

Lock 8 - Ogley

Lock 8 (HNBC Phillip Weaver)
Lock 8 (HNBC Phillip Weaver)

Lock 8

Lock 8

Lock 8

HNBC - Phillip Weaver

Ogley Lock 8

Lock 8 

Lock 8

Lock 8

Lock 8 22.10.72 (Hugh Potter)

Lock 8 detail 22.8.72 (Hugh Potter)

Lock 8 HNBC Weaver

Embankment below Lock 8

Ogley locks at site of M6 Toll aqueduct


Ogley Locks at Boat Inn

Beneath Boat Bridge

Boat Inn HNBC - Phillip Weaver

Construction plans for Boat Bridge CRT Archive

HNBC - Phillip Weaver

The Boat Inn circa 1900

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The above photos have been assembled from various sources, including those freely found on the internet. My thanks go to the many photographers alive and dead who have contributed to this collection and in so doing, are keeping the memory of these lost canals alive. These images are reproduced for ease of research are are not necessarily the property of this blog, and as such should not be used for commercial gain without the explicit permission of the owner (whoever that may be).

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