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Former Aqueduct over Cam Brook at Ngr St 7575 6050, Wellow

Description: Former Aqueduct over Cam Brook at Ngr St 7575 6050

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 32400

OS Grid Reference: ST7578860518
OS Grid Coordinates: 375788, 160518
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3432, -2.3490

Location: B3110, Southstoke, Bath and North East Somerset BA2 7EJ

Locality: Wellow
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA2 7EJ

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Listing Text


3/60 Former aqueduct over Cam
Brook at NGR ST 7575 6050


Aqueduct, now a bridge, over Cam Brook. Dated "1803", for Somersetshire Canal
Company. Surveyor, William Smith, "the Father of British Geology", under the
supervision of John Rennie. The engineer was William Bennet. Ashlar. 2 low
segmental arches. Chanelled pilasters, moulded projecting cornice and parapets.
Inscribed panel on north-west side is now illegible. (In poor state of repair).
Originally an aqueduct which joined the Cam/Radstock Branch of the canal, by
means of a basin and an incline to the Wellow (south) branch.

Listing NGR: ST7575060500

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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