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Coventry Canal Swan Bridge, Whittington

Description: Coventry Canal Swan Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272595

OS Grid Reference: SK1615608921
OS Grid Coordinates: 416156, 308921
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6778, -1.7625

Location: Burton Road, Whittington, Staffordshire WS14 9BF

Locality: Whittington
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS14 9BF

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Listing Text


11/106 Swan Bridge

- II

Road bridge. Circa 1785. lied brick with ashlar coped parapet;
single segmental arch spanning the canal, and square end piers. This
section of the Coventry Canal was completed by 1786 under the direction
of Thomas Dadford senior. Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal
(1979) p.p. 75-6.

Listing NGR: SK1615608921

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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