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Remains of Aqueduct on West Bank of River Aln 100 Metres Above Lesbury Bridge, Lesbury

Description: Remains of Aqueduct on West Bank of River Aln 100 Metres Above Lesbury Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 236976

OS Grid Reference: NU2320111499
OS Grid Coordinates: 423201, 611499
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3969, -1.6352

Location: A1068, Lesbury, Northumberland NE66 3PT

Locality: Lesbury
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3PT

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Listing Text

NU 2311 LESBURY A 1068
(West side, off)

19/86 Remains of aqueduct
on west bank of
River Aln 100
metres above
Lesbury Bridge

Remains of aqueduct carrying head race for Lesbury Mill over the River Aln.
Late C18 or early C19. Tooled and tooled-and-margined stone. One broad but
low skew arch survives, which formerly carried a timber superstructure;
adjacent is a 13-metre length of channel 2.3 metres wide with side walls 1.2
metres high.

Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NU2320111499

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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