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Description: Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approximately 600 Metres North of Duke's Cut
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243277
OS Grid Reference: SP4889311199
OS Grid Coordinates: 448893, 211199
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7973, -1.2924
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GOSFORD AND WATER EATON OXFORD CANAL
5/40 Tilting bridge approx. 60Om. N
of Duke's Cut
Tilting canal bridge and embankment walls. Late C18 by James Brindley. Wooden
bridge; brick walls with stone details. Flat wooden bridge with long raking
counterwight beams. Widening embankment walls have brick copings, sloping away
from the bridge, and have large rusticated stone blocks set into the brickwork
beneath the bridge to act as fenders. This type of bridge is unique to the
Listing NGR: SP4889311199
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Source: English Heritage
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