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Latitude: 52.3438 / 52°20'37"N
Longitude: -1.1284 / 1°7'42"W
OS Eastings: 459475
OS Northings: 272105
OS Grid: SP594721
Mapcode National: GBR 8R4.3JM
Mapcode Global: VHCV0.DCB2
Entry Name: Grand Union Canal North Entrance to Crick Tunnel
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076426
English Heritage Legacy ID: 361015
Location: Crick, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN6
Civil Parish: Crick
Built-Up Area: Crick
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Crick St Margaret
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
CRICK GRAND UNION CANAL
12/127 North entrance to Crick tunnel
Tunnel entrance. Early C19. James Barnes engineer. Red brick parapet patched
with blue brick and partly rendered, stone coping. The arch is framed by flat
pilasters. Flanking walls partly rendered brick, curve forward slightly ending
with flat buttresses Blocked opening with rendered lintel in centre of parapet.
Brick string course at base of parapet. The tunnel was opened in 1814 and is
1528 yards long.
(A.H. Faulkner, The Grand Junction Canal, 1972, p.188).
Listing NGR: SP5947572104
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