AQUEDUCT CARRYING THE BRIDGEWATER CANAL OVER CHESTER ROAD (OLD LINE)

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1139354

Date first listed: 23-Dec-1983

Statutory Address: AQUEDUCT CARRYING THE BRIDGEWATER CANAL OVER CHESTER ROAD (OLD LINE), CHESTER ROAD (FORMER ROUTE OF)

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Location

Statutory Address: AQUEDUCT CARRYING THE BRIDGEWATER CANAL OVER CHESTER ROAD (OLD LINE), CHESTER ROAD (FORMER ROUTE OF)

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

District: Warrington (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Walton

National Grid Reference: SJ 59388 84814

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 58 SE WALTON C.P. CHESTER ROAD (former route of) 5/57 Aqueduct carrying the Bridgewater Canal over Chester Road (old line)

II

Aqueduct circa 1770, by James Brindley for the Duke of Bridgewater, of stone-dressed brick. The deep segmental arch on walls with a slight concave batter, dips towards the centre beneath the canal. The intrados has 3 projecting stone bands which terminate as keystones. The splayed brick abutments, battered in section, have plain projecting copings of stone and a flush stone band at the level of the arch springers. A raised sandstone pavement on west side of road beneath the archway. Plain C20 brick parapet to towpath on north bank.

Listing NGR: SJ5938884814

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 58996

Legacy System: LBS

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