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Oxford Canal Boundary Lift Bridge (141) at Sp 452 512, Farnborough

Description: Oxford Canal Boundary Lift Bridge (141) at Sp 452 512

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 305763

OS Grid Reference: SP4521051217
OS Grid Coordinates: 445210, 251217
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1574, -1.3405

Location: Farnborough, Warwickshire OX17 1EJ

Locality: Farnborough
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 1EJ

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Listing Text

The following Building shall be added:-

SP 45 SE

8/10000 Boundary Lift-bridge (141) at SP 452 512


Accommodation lift-bridge. L C18 origins, C19 and C20 alterations.
Tilting, wooden plank deck with wooden hand rails and two balance
beams set at a raking angle. Brick abutments with concrete sills.
Brick wing walls with trailing edges and stone rubbing blocks on faces
to canal. One of an important series of Oxford Canal lift-bridges, of
a type now rare in England.

Listing NGR: SP4521051217

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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