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TOWPATH BRIDGE OVER ENTRANCE TO CANAL BASIN (APPROXIMATELY 150 METRES WEST OF WATERY LANE) BIRMINGHAM CANAL BIRMINGHAM LEVEL

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: TOWPATH BRIDGE OVER ENTRANCE TO CANAL BASIN (APPROXIMATELY 150 METRES WEST OF WATERY LANE) BIRMINGHAM CANAL BIRMINGHAM LEVEL

List entry Number: 1077151

Location

TOWPATH BRIDGE OVER ENTRANCE TO CANAL BASIN (APPROXIMATELY 150 METRES WEST OF WATERY LANE) BIRMINGHAM CANAL BIRMINGHAM LEVEL

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

County:

District: Sandwell

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Sep-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 219206

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SANDWELL MB BIRMINGHAM CANAL SO 99 SE Birmingham Level, Tipton 4/7 Towpath bridge over entrance to canal basin (approx l50m west of Watery Lane)

II

Towpath bridge. Mid-C19. Cast iron with brick abutments which have some sandstone dressings. Single shallow segmental arch. Sides are a single casting pierced to form lattice pattern of saltire crosses. Spans the entrance to a boat yard which was formerly Tipton railway interchange basin, one of 26 such transhipment depots constructed on the Birmingham Canal from the 1850's onwards. (Paget-Tomlinson, E W: The Complete Book of Canal and River Navigations, 1978, p 96).

Listing NGR: SO9577992348

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Paget Tomlinson, W , The Complete Book of Canal and River Navigations, (1978), 96

National Grid Reference: SO 95779 92348

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