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Semington Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Melksham Without, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3475 / 51°20'51"N

Longitude: -2.1496 / 2°8'58"W

OS Eastings: 389679

OS Northings: 160947

OS Grid: ST896609

Mapcode National: GBR 1SH.HCC

Mapcode Global: VH96X.PDGB

Entry Name: Semington Aqueduct

Location: Melksham Without, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Parish: Melksham Without

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Listing Date: 13 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314366

Source ID: 1021749

Listing Text


3/149 Semington Aqueduct


Aqueduct carrying the Kennet and Avon Canal over Semington Brook.
Late C18 to early C19. Ashlar patched with brick. Single stilted
segmental arch with channelled voussoirs, one rectangular cyma-
moulded recessed panel above arch, ashlar parapet with weathered
coping, swept revetment walls curving away from canal. Avon and
Kennet Canal built between 1786 and 1810.

Listing NGR: ST8968060943

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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