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LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL BRIDGE NUMBER 40

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL BRIDGE NUMBER 40

List entry Number: 1073165

Location

LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL BRIDGE NUMBER 40

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Parbold

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Aug-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 357850

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History

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Details

PARBOLD LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL SD 50 NW 10/74 Bridge No 40

- II

Accommodation bridge over Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Probably early 1770s. Coursed sandstone. Single elliptical arch. Band below parapet with coping. The section of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal between Newburgh and Gathurst follows the line of Leigh's Cut, begun by the Douglas Navigation c1753. Work was in progress in 1772, and the canal between Gathurst and Liverpool was opened for traffic in 1774. Hadfield, C., and Biddle, G., The Canals of North West England, 1970, vol I, p73.

Listing NGR: SD5073909984

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hadfield, C, Biddle, G, 'The Canals of the British Isles' in The Canals of North West England, , Vol. 1, (1970), 73

National Grid Reference: SD 50739 09984

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