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Description: Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approximately 750 Metres South of Pigeons Lock
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
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SP41NE KIRTLINGTON OXFORD CANAL
8/73 Tilting bridge approx. 750m. S
of Pigeons Lock
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
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Source: English Heritage
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