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River Roch Aqueduct over Railway, Littleborough

Description: River Roch Aqueduct over Railway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213344

OS Grid Reference: SD9461218016
OS Grid Coordinates: 394612, 418016
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6586, -2.0830

Location: Todmorden Road, Calderbrook, Rochdale OL15 9PW

Locality: Littleborough
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL15 9PW

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Listing Text

1/12 River Roch aqueduct
over railway

Aqueduct. c.1839 for Manchester Leeds Railway Co. Engineer
G Stephenson. Rock-faced stone with cast-iron side walls. The
aqueduct adopts an s-shaped curve on plan, a skew segmental arch
spanning the railway. Trough has a stone base and prefabricated side
walls in 1.5 m (approx) sections which are bolted together.

Listing NGR: SD9461218016

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Source: English Heritage

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