Shropshire Union Canal Wheaton Aston Bridge Number 18 / Shropshire Union Canal Bridge Number 18

Date:
27 Sep 1999
Location:
Shropshire Union Canal Wheaton Aston Bridge Number 18, Lapley Stretton And Wheaton Aston, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire
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Shropshire Union Canal Bridge Number 18, Lapley Stretton And Wheaton Aston, South Staffordshire, Staffordshire
Reference:
IOE01/02128/01
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SJ 81 SE LAPLEY C.P. SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL, Wheaton Aston.

5/75 Bridge No. 18.

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Accommodation bridge over canal, circa 1832. Limewashed brickwork with stone coping and string course. Single elliptical arch on slightly concave sided plan with cambered carriageway and parapet, half round coping with piers at ends and cast iron hawser spurs at springings on towpath side. The Shropshire Union Canal was engineered by Thomas Telford, and completed in 1835.

Listing NGR: SJ8595812550

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1995 IOE Records taken by G W Tanner; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr GW Tanner. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Tanner, Gw

Rights Holder: Tanner, Gw

Keywords

Brick, Stone, Georgian Accommodation Bridge, Victorian Transport, Canal Transport Site, Water Transport Site, Bridge, Canal Bridge

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