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Tilting Bridge Approximately 800 Metres North of Twyford Road Canal Bridge Oxford Canal, Adderbury

Description: Tilting Bridge Approximately 800 Metres North of Twyford Road Canal Bridge Oxford Canal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243811

OS Grid Reference: SP4819537926
OS Grid Coordinates: 448195, 237926
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0377, -1.2988

Location: Adderbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3JW

Locality: Adderbury
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 3JW

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Listing Text

1/88 Tilting bridge approx. 800m N
of Twyford Road Canal Bridge

Canal bridge. Late C18, repaired C20. Wooden tilting bridge, with inclined
counterweight beams, has been renewed. Brick abutments, which splay outwards and
diminish, have projecting limestone fender blocks. This tilting bridge, designed
by James Brindley, is largely found on the Oxford Canal.

Listing NGR: SP4819537926

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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