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SD8232NW COG LANE, Rose Grove 906-1/13/232 (West side) 29/09/77 West portal of Gannow Tunnel
Portal of Gannow tunnel of Leeds-Liverpool Canal. c1797-1801. Engineer, Samuel Fletcher. Coursed squared punch-dressed sandstone blocks. Semicircular arch with rusticated voussoirs and channelled pilasters, these and the spandrels between them decorated with a sort of hieroglyphic "vermiculation"; a plain band, and coped parapet; slightly concave full-height abutments; oval number plate "128" on the right-hand abutment.
Listing NGR: SD8244132561
© Mr Peter J. Sturtivant. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Sturtivant, Peter J.
Rights Holder: Sturtivant, Peter J.
Sandstone, Georgian Tunnel Portal, Transport