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|TitleOfWork:||Joseph Locke's coat of arms|
|DescriptionOfPhoto:||Coat of arms|
|Location:||On the upper facade of the gatehouse, Locke Park, Park Road. (SE434405)|
|ImageCopyright:||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Description: A plain shield set in a plain niche in the exterior wall facing the park gates. On the shield is a falcon holding a lock in its talons, beneath this the ornate letters: "JL".
Comment: Also on the gatehouse is a clock which was modernised in August 1969 by his sister as a memorial to Cllr H. Burgin, Chairman of the Parks Committee for 24 years.
References:  "Occurrances and Events of Interest in Barnsley and District, 1229 - 1922"