This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
GOSFORD AND WATER EATON OXFORD CANAL SP41SE 5/40 Tilting bridge approx. 60Om. N of Duke's Cut - II Tilting canal bridge and embankment walls. Late C18 by James Brindley. Wooden bridge; brick walls with stone details. Flat wooden bridge with long raking counterwight beams. Widening embankment walls have brick copings, sloping away from the bridge, and have large rusticated stone blocks set into the brickwork beneath the bridge to act as fenders. This type of bridge is unique to the Oxford Canal.
Listing NGR: SP4889311199
© Mr Sean Bergin. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Bergin, Sean
Rights Holder: Bergin, Sean
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