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Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approximately 750 Metres South of Pigeons Lock, Kirtlington

Description: Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approximately 750 Metres South of Pigeons Lock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 243458

OS Grid Reference: SP4878418634
OS Grid Coordinates: 448784, 218634
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8642, -1.2929

Location: A4095, Bletchingdon, Oxfordshire OX5 3JY

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

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Listing Text


8/73 Tilting bridge approx. 750m. S
of Pigeons Lock

- II

Tilting canal bridge and embankment walls. Late C18 by James Brindley, restored
1983. Wooden bridge; brick walls with some stone details. Flat bridge with long
raking counterweight beams is dated 1983. Splayed embankment walls, in purple
brick with stone and bullnosed red-brick copings, slope away from the bridge,
and have large rusticated stone blocks set into the brickwork beneath the bridge
to act as fenders.

Listing NGR: SP4878418634

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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