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Leeds and Liverpool Canal Aqueduct at Priest Holme, Gargrave

Description: Leeds and Liverpool Canal Aqueduct at Priest Holme

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 324954

OS Grid Reference: SD9178553789
OS Grid Coordinates: 391785, 453789
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9801, -2.1267

Location: Gargrave, North Yorkshire BD23 3NS

Locality: Gargrave
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 3NS

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Listing Text

SD 95 SW

5/79 Aqueduct at Priest Holme


Aqueduct which carries Leeds and Liverpool Canal over River Aire, c.1790.
Robert Whitworth, engineer. Dressed stone. Three semicircular arches with
raised vousoirs, their spandrels in a flat plane whereas the parapet, which is
solid and crossed by a band, is curved on plan. Piers at the abutments.

Listing NGR: SD9178553789

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Source: English Heritage

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