Canal aqueduct over Grimshaw Lane


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Canal aqueduct over Grimshaw Lane, Grimshaw Lane, Bollington


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Statutory Address:
Canal aqueduct over Grimshaw Lane, Grimshaw Lane, Bollington

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

Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 92995 77341


SJ 97 NW 2/25

BOLLINGTON GRIMSHAW LANE Canal aqueduct over Grimshaw Lane

II Canal aqueduct: c1830 by William Crosley for the Macclesfield Canal Company. Hammer-dressed buff sandstone with ashlar dressings. Barrel vault with horseshoe-shaped arches at either end with raised keystone. Chamfered coping turns and runs to ground level along the revetment walls ending in square piers. Above the western arch is an added rubble parapet with a now roofless single-storey building above with four openings to west and an entrance from the towpath. Along south west revetment wall a flight of steps has been added with a wall with rounded coping to each side.

Listing NGR: SJ9299577341


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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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Date: 19 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/07802/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Barry Marland. Source Historic England Archive
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