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Canal Road Bridge, Coventry

Description: Canal Road Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 218622

OS Grid Reference: SP3336679679
OS Grid Coordinates: 433366, 279679
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4141, -1.5109

Location: Draper's Fields, Coventry CV1 4LG

Locality: Coventry
County: Coventry
Country: England
Postcode: CV1 4LG

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Listing Text

Canal Road Bridge
SP 37 NW 17/313

Road bridge. 1769 with C19 repair. Red brick with blue brick dressings. Single
segmental arch on inclined side walls. Oval cast iron plaque above on each side
inscribed with the number 1. The side walls curve out on either side and continue to north west as a buttressed retaining wall. Continuous parapet walls with chamfered copings. The bridge crosses the Coventry Canal Navigation begun in 1768 under James Brindley.

Listing NGR: SP3336679679

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Source: English Heritage

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