ROCHDALE CANAL, LOCK NO 46 AND WINDY BANK BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1356237
Date first listed:
23-Apr-1986
Statutory Address:
ROCHDALE CANAL, LOCK NO 46 AND WINDY BANK BRIDGE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
ROCHDALE CANAL, LOCK NO 46 AND WINDY BANK BRIDGE

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

District:
Rochdale (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 94373 16888

Details

SD 91 NW LITTLEBOROUGH ROCHDALE CANAL 1/51 Lock No. 46 and - Windy Bank Bridge

G.V. II Lock and tailbridge. Between 1794 and 1798. William Jessop engineer. Hammer-dressed stone. Double upper gates, recesses to accommodate 2 sets of lower gates (neither of which now exist) and tailbridge adjoining at south. Winding gear remains. The lock walls reveal stonemason's marks. Elliptical-arched tail bridge has stone band and parapet walls constructed of large vertically set stones. A retaining wall sweeps down to the lower level and incorporates boatman's steps. The bridge is of a later date, probably c.1840.

Listing NGR: SD9437316888

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
213386
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 04 Aug 1999
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