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Wyre Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnacre-with-Bonds, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8968 / 53°53'48"N

Longitude: -2.777 / 2°46'37"W

OS Eastings: 349041

OS Northings: 444797

OS Grid: SD490447

Mapcode National: GBR 9R1C.LV

Mapcode Global: WH850.99WY

Entry Name: Wyre Aqueduct

Listing Date: 17 April 1967

Last Amended: 9 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185393

Location: Barnacre-with-Bonds, Wyre, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

Civil Parish: Barnacre-with-Bonds

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Garstang St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

BARNACRE WITH BONDS
SD 44 SE
7/6 Wyre Aqueduct (formerly listed as Garstang
17-4-1967 Aqueduct, Garstang)

- II

Aqueduct carrying Lancaster Canal over River Wyre. Canal opened 1797,
engineer John Rennie. Sandstone blocks, in bands alternately rock-faced
and furrowed. Abutments concave on plan and battered. Single elliptical
arch with band around voussoirs. Entablature below solid parapet has
dentilled cornice. Above the arch the frieze is interrupted by a blank
panel with moulded border. Part of this aqueduct is in Garstang C.P.
(q.v.)


Listing NGR: SD4904144797

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