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Oxford Canal Northbrook Bridge (That Part in Kirtlington Civil Parish), Kirtlington

Description: Oxford Canal Northbrook Bridge (That Part in Kirtlington Civil Parish)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243455

OS Grid Reference: SP4897621920
OS Grid Coordinates: 448976, 221920
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8937, -1.2897

Location: Kirtlington, Oxfordshire OX5 3HZ

Locality: Kirtlington
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX5 3HZ

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Listing Text


4/70 Northbrook Bridge (that part
in Kirtlington C.P.)

- II

Canal and river bridge. Late C18; river bridge possibly earlier. Coursed squared
limestone with some ashlar dressings. Canal bridge has a segmental arch with
projecting imposts and keyblock linked by a plain hood mould; parapet rises over
arch from square piers on the east and has a flat coping; north face has a
cast-iron plate inscribed "210". River bridge on west has a group of 3 graduated
semi-circular arches rising from ashlar piers, with small triangular cutwaters
on both sides; piers and flanking projecting strips have ashlar imposts
continued as bands under the arches. The approach from the west is by a short
causeway, curving northwards, which has further ashlar piers and a rebuilt flood

Listing NGR: SP4897621920

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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