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Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge Number 59 at Sk 0786 1642

A Grade II Listed Building in Armitage with Handsacre, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7436 / 52°44'37"N

Longitude: -1.8735 / 1°52'24"W

OS Eastings: 408633

OS Northings: 316230

OS Grid: SK086162

Mapcode National: GBR 3BH.TCH

Mapcode Global: WHCGG.693H

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge Number 59 at Sk 0786 1642

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277567

English Heritage Legacy ID: 431004

Location: Armitage with Handsacre, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS15

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Parish: Armitage with Handsacre

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Armitage St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

Listing Text

ARMITAGE WITH HANDSACRE TRENT AND MERSEY
SK 01 NE CANAL

6/10001 Bridge No 59, off Old
Road at SK 0786 1642

- II

Canal accommodation bridge. Late C18. Red brick with stone coping. Single span with towpath and humped back. Segmental headed arch. Swept wings terminating in piers at all 4 corners. Stone springing stones. Minor repairs include small sections of parapet and coping. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966)
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)


Listing NGR: SK0863316230

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