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Rochdale Canal Benthouse Bridge, Littleborough

Description: Rochdale Canal Benthouse Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213385

OS Grid Reference: SD9451917077
OS Grid Coordinates: 394519, 417077
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6502, -2.0844

Location: Halifax Road, Rochdale OL15 9FG

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

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Listing Text


1/50 Benthouse Bridge
Road bridge. Between 1794 and 1798. William Jessop engineer.
Hammer-dressed stone. Hump-backed bridge. Elliptical
keystone arch with rusticated voussoirs. Parapet wall rises
above a band and has round-topped copings and square
terminating piers.

Listing NGR: SD9451917077

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Source: English Heritage

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