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Lockgate Bridge (That Part in Hordley Cp), Hordley

Description: Lockgate Bridge (That Part in Hordley Cp)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260882

OS Grid Reference: SJ3682031061
OS Grid Coordinates: 336820, 331061
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8733, -2.9401

Location: Hordley, Shropshire SY11 4PB

Locality: Hordley
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY11 4PB

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Listing Text

SJ 33 SE (Montgomeryshire Branch)

8/185 Lockgate Bridge (that
- part in Hordley C.P.)
- II
Hump-backed road bridge. Circa 1796 with minor later alterations on
William Jessop's and Thomas Telford's Ellesmere Canal. Red brick with
coped parapet terminating in square corner piers. Elliptical arch with
projecting keybrick and string course. This section of the Ellesmere
Canal, opened in 1796 to link with the Montgomeryshire Canal at Carreghofa,
became part of the Shropshire Union in 1846. Charles Hadfield, Canals
of the West midlands (3rd edn. 1985), p. 170.

Listing NGR: SJ3682031061

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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