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Aqueduct, Roade

Description: Aqueduct

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 234960

OS Grid Reference: SP7490152701
OS Grid Coordinates: 474901, 252701
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1675, -0.9063

Location: Roade, Northamptonshire NN7 2QB

Locality: Roade
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 2QB

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Listing Text


5/143 Aqueduct


Aqueduct. c.1837, with later repairs. Sandstone piers and cast-iron channel for
small stream carried over Roade Cutting. Roade Cutting is 65 feet deep and 1.5
miles long, and is one of the most ambitious engineering works on Robert
Stephenson's pioneering London-Birmingham line, opened 1838.

Listing NGR: SP7490152701

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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