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Description: Oxford Canal Chisnell Lift Bridge (193) at Sp 497 304
Date Listed: 19 November 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 243722
OS Grid Reference: SP4970030487
OS Grid Coordinates: 449700, 230487
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9706, -1.2779
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SP 43 SE OXFORD CANAL
2/10000 Chisnell Lift-bridge (193) at SP 497 304
Accommodation lift-bridge. L C18 origins, C19 and C20 alterations.
Tilting wooden plank deck with wooden hand rails and two balance beams
set at a raking angle. Brick abutments with concrete sills. Brick wing
walls with trailing edges and stone rubbing blocks on faces to canal.
One of an important series of Oxford Canal Lift-bridges, of a type now
rare in England.
Listing NGR: SP4970030487
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Source: English Heritage
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