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Wyre Aqueduct, Barnacre-with-Bonds

Description: Wyre Aqueduct

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 185393

OS Grid Reference: SD4904244799
OS Grid Coordinates: 349042, 444799
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8968, -2.7769

Location: Garstang, Lancashire PR3 1PG

Locality: Barnacre-with-Bonds
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 1PG

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Listing Text

SD 44 SE
7/6 Wyre Aqueduct (formerly listed as Garstang
17-4-1967 Aqueduct, Garstang)

- II

Aqueduct carrying Lancaster Canal over River Wyre. Canal opened 1797,
engineer John Rennie. Sandstone blocks, in bands alternately rock-faced
and furrowed. Abutments concave on plan and battered. Single elliptical
arch with band around voussoirs. Entablature below solid parapet has
dentilled cornice. Above the arch the frieze is interrupted by a blank
panel with moulded border. Part of this aqueduct is in Garstang C.P.

Listing NGR: SD4904244799

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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