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Bridgewater Canal Aqueduct over River Mersey, Sale

Description: Bridgewater Canal Aqueduct over River Mersey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 212967

OS Grid Reference: SJ7957493362
OS Grid Coordinates: 379574, 393362
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4366, -2.3089

Location: Trafford M32 9UP

Locality: Sale
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: M32 9UP

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Listing Text

SJ 79 SE
(SJ 7993 SE)
5/9 Aqueduct over
- River Mersey
- II
Aqueduct over River Mersey. c.1776. J. Gilbert and
J. Brindley engineers. Dressed stone and brick. Single
segmental-arched brick span. The arch is constructed in
brick with a segmental stone band and two continuous bands
above that. The west parapet has been rebuilt in brick,
concrete and steel whereas the east side retains its stone-
coped brick parapet wall. Sometimes referred to as Barfoot

Listing NGR: SJ7957493362

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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