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Latitude: 52.7456 / 52°44'44"N
Longitude: -1.8842 / 1°53'3"W
OS Eastings: 407913
OS Northings: 316446
OS Grid: SK079164
Mapcode National: GBR 3BG.Y5M
Mapcode Global: WHCGG.1810
Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge Number 60 at Sk079 164
Location: Armitage with Handsacre, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS15
Parish: Armitage with Handsacre
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Listing Date: 10 February 1995
Source: Historic England
English Heritage Legacy ID: 431003
Source ID: 1373925
ARMITAGE WITH HANDSACRE TRENT AND MERSEY
SK 01 NE CANAL
6/10000 Bridge No 60, off Church
Lane at SK 079 164
Canal accommodation bridge. Late C18. Red brick with stone coping. Single span with towpath. Segmental headed arch. Swept wings terminating in piers at all 4 corners. Built into stone banks of a cutting. Lower sections of abutments are formed from a mixture of hewn stone and brick, particularly on the towpath side of abutment. There are minor brick repairs and part of the coping has been replaced in concrete. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals ofthe West Midlands (1966)
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)
Listing NGR: SK0791316446
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