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Shropshire Union Canal Wheaton Aston Bridge Number 18, Lapley, Stretton and Wheaton Aston

Description: Shropshire Union Canal Wheaton Aston Bridge Number 18

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 271576

OS Grid Reference: SJ8595712550
OS Grid Coordinates: 385957, 312550
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7104, -2.2093

Location: Wheaton Aston, Staffordshire ST19 9QZ

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

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Listing Text

Wheaton Aston.

5/75 Bridge No. 18.

- II

Accommodation bridge over canal, circa 1832. Limewashed brickwork with
stone coping and string course. Single elliptical arch on slightly concave
sided plan with cambered carriageway and parapet, half round coping 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

Listing NGR: SJ8595712550

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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