SHREWLEY TUNNEL SOUTH PORTAL ON GRAND UNION CANAL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1253006

Date first listed: 19-Nov-1992

Statutory Address: SHREWLEY TUNNEL SOUTH PORTAL ON GRAND UNION CANAL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: SHREWLEY TUNNEL SOUTH PORTAL ON GRAND UNION CANAL

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick (District Authority)

Parish: Shrewley

National Grid Reference: SP 21539 67062

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History

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Details

SP 26 NW SHREWLEY GRAND UNION CANAL

9/10003 Shrewley Tunnel south portal

GV II

Tunnel portal. Late C18 with later alterations. Probably designed by Wm Felkin and Philip Henry Witton for Warwick and Birmingham Canal Co. Brick and stone. Single semi-circular arch with brick band and outer stone band with keystone and stone imposts. Above, a stone band followed by a parapet with a line of Staffordshire blue bricks crowned by a solid iron kerb. To left, a trailing edge wing wall of alternating bands of brick and stone, consolidating embankment taking towpath upwards to form horse-path which crosses fields to join towpath tunnel attached to Shrewley Tunnel north portal q.v.



Listing NGR: SP2153967062

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 436127

Legacy System: LBS

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