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WOODLEY TUNNEL, SOUTH PORTAL AT SJ 9350 9205 ON PEAK FOREST CANAL

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: WOODLEY TUNNEL, SOUTH PORTAL AT SJ 9350 9205 ON PEAK FOREST CANAL

List entry Number: 1117083

Location

WOODLEY TUNNEL, SOUTH PORTAL AT SJ 9350 9205 ON PEAK FOREST CANAL

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

County:

District: Stockport

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Feb-1995

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 442245

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 99 SW, 1/10006

MARPLE, PEAK FOREST CANAL, Woodley

Woodley Tunnel, south portal at SJ 9350 9205

II

South portal to tunnel. 1794-1801. Benjamin Outram and Thomas Brown engineers. Coursed millstone grit, ashlar band, coping and voussors. Almost round headed arch - slight skew. The tunnel measures 176 yards in length and the interior has concreting to vault, also to towpath and has steel rails. South portal to one of three original tunnels on the Peak Forest Canal. The north portal is listed separately.

Listing NGR: SJ9352392051

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National Grid Reference: SJ 93523 92051

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