Moneypenny's Lock House
Moneypenny's Lock House is an important site on the Newry Portadown Canal. A visitor to the site can capture the life of a lock keeper and the lightermen who operated the locks on the canal. The bothy and stables from the original building is now in use as a fully functional blacksmith's workshop which offers classes in metal working and traditional smithing skills.
Open Sat/Sun/Bank holidays
April to Sep Monday afternoons 2 - 5pm
Moneypenny's is 4km from Portadown town centre via the Newry Canal Waymarked Way
Tel: 028 3834 1635 for enquiries regarding the Lock house or 02838 311686 / 07979 149 165 for Blacksmithing