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Shropshire Union Canal Lapley Wood Bridge Number 17, Lapley, Stretton and Wheaton Aston

Description: Shropshire Union Canal Lapley Wood Bridge Number 17

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 271575

OS Grid Reference: SJ8643012055
OS Grid Coordinates: 386430, 312055
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7060, -2.2023

Location: Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire ST19 9ND

Locality: Lapley, Stretton and Wheaton Aston
Local Authority: South Staffordshire District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST19 9ND

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Listing Text

Wheaton Aston.

5/76 Bridge No. 19.

- II

Road bridge over canal, circa 1832. Limewashed brickwork with stone
copings and string courses. Single elliptical arch on slightly concave
sided plan, cambered carriageway and parapets. Half round copings with
piers at ends and cast iron hawser spurs at springings on towpath side.
The Shropshire Union Canal was engineered by Thomas Telford and completed
in 1835.

Listing NGR: SJ8643012055

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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