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Tilting Bridge Approximately 700 Metres South of King's Sutton Lock Oxford Canal, Adderbury

Description: Tilting Bridge Approximately 700 Metres South of King's Sutton Lock Oxford Canal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 243819

OS Grid Reference: SP4921135816
OS Grid Coordinates: 449211, 235816
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0186, -1.2843

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

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Listing Text

1/96 Tilting bridge approx. 700m S
of King's Sutton Lock

Canal bridge. Late C18, partly rebuilt C20. Wooden tilting bridge, with inclined
counterweight beams, has been renewed. Abutments splay outwards and diminish.
Eastern abutment is in brick with limestone fender blocks and bullnose brick
copings; western abutment has been renewed in cast concrete. This tilting
bridge, designed by James Brindley, is largely found on the Oxford Canal.

Listing NGR: SP4921135816

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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