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Bath Deep Lock is a new lock created when Rossiter Road was built in 1976.

Two boats in Deep Lock in Bath Deep Lock, Bath

Two boats in Deep Lock in Bath, showing depth of lockLocks 8 and 9 were merged, creating the second deepest lock in the country. The huge chamber is 19ft 5ins (5.92m) deep – awesome for pedestrians and boaters.

Listen to an audio tale about Deep Lock

Listen to an 'overheard conversation' about Deep Lock

Last date edited: 17 July 2015