TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL BRIDGE NUMBER 157 AT SJ 7387 5938

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1115839
Date first listed:
05-Jul-1994
Statutory Address:
TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL BRIDGE NUMBER 157 AT SJ 7387 5938

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Location

Statutory Address:
TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL BRIDGE NUMBER 157 AT SJ 7387 5938

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

District:
Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Sandbach
National Grid Reference:
SJ 73918 59394

Details

SANDBACH TRENT AND MERSEY SJ 75 NW CANAL 918- /6/10004 Bridge No. 157 at SJ 7387 5938 II

Canal accommodation bridge. Early-mid C19. Brindled brick with stone coping. Single span with towpath and humped back. Elliptical arch. Swept wings terminating in piers at all 4 comers. Stone plaque at crown on both sides. Remains of cast iron guard plate on wooden post to west towpath side jamb. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall. Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966) Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)

Listing NGR: SJ7391859394

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
351195
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Lindsay, J, The Trent and Mersey Canal, (1979)
Hadfield, C, 'The Canals of the British Isles' in The Canals of the East Midlands, (1966)

Legal

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

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