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Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approximately 650 Metres South East of Duke's Cut

A Grade II Listed Building in Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7874 / 51°47'14"N

Longitude: -1.2887 / 1°17'19"W

OS Eastings: 449160

OS Northings: 210095

OS Grid: SP491100

Mapcode National: GBR 7X5.YVH

Mapcode Global: VHCXM.MB2N

Entry Name: Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approximately 650 Metres South East of Duke's Cut

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243281

Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2

County: Oxfordshire

District: Oxford

Town: Oxford

Electoral Ward/Division: Wolvercote

Built-Up Area: Oxford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wolvercote

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

GOSFORD AND WATER EATON OXFORD CANAL
SP41SE
5/44 Tilting bridge approx. 650m.
SE of Duke's Cut
- II
Tilting canal bridge and embankment walls. Late C18 by James Brindley. Wooden
bridge; brick walls with stone details. Flat wooden bridge with long raking
counterwight beams. Widening embankment walls have brick copings, sloping away
from the bridge, and have large rusticated stone blocks set into the brickwork
beneath the bridge to act as fenders. This type of bridge is unique to the
Oxford Canal.


Listing NGR: SP4916110094

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