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Snarestone Tunnel Entrances, Snarestone

Description: Snarestone Tunnel Entrances

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 187966

OS Grid Reference: SK3426509298
OS Grid Coordinates: 434265, 309298
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6803, -1.4946

Location: Main Street, Snarestone, Leicestershire DE12 7BS

Locality: Snarestone
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DE12 7BS

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Listing Text

SK 30 NW
6/74 Snarestone Tunnel
Canal tunnel entrances of earlier C19. Rusticated and vermiculated
stonework with string courses. On concave curve plan with depressed arch
over canal. Indecipherable inscription tablet over arch. Entrances lead
to brick vaulted tunnel of 250 yards over Ashby de la Zouch Canal. S
entrance near No. 2, Main Street, N entrance near Snarestone Lodge, Measham

Listing NGR: SK3426509298

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Source: English Heritage

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