Bridge Number 50 at SJ 98206864 Macclesfield Canal


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Bridge Number 50 at SJ 98206864, Macclesfield Canal


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Statutory Address:
Bridge Number 50 at SJ 98206864, Macclesfield Canal

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

Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 91201 68648


SJ 96 NW 6/10010

GAWSWORTH MACCLESFIELD CANAL Bridge Number 50 at SJ 98206864

II Canal accommodation bridge. c1830. Engineer William Crosley. Coursed sandstone blocks (narrower to parapet) with ashlar dressings. Horseshoe elliptical arch with voussoirs and a stressed keystone that rises to a chamfered band at deck level. Walling/parapet terminates in squared piers: coping to parapet. Stone steps to south side lead up to road/deck level: gate across bridge deck.

One in a series of fine bridges (and mileposts) on the Macclesfield canal.

Listing NGR: SJ9120168648


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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: 17 Feb 2006
Reference: IOE01/14637/05
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr R. A. Brierley. Source Historic England Archive
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