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Towpath Bridge over New Main Line at Junction with Netherton Tunnel Branch Birmingham Canal Birmingham Level Dudley Port

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Bridge, Sandwell

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5222 / 52°31'19"N

Longitude: -2.0429 / 2°2'34"W

OS Eastings: 397187

OS Northings: 291590

OS Grid: SO971915

Mapcode National: GBR 4Z9.Y7

Mapcode Global: VH9YM.JVWV

Entry Name: Towpath Bridge over New Main Line at Junction with Netherton Tunnel Branch Birmingham Canal Birmingham Level Dudley Port

Listing Date: 29 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219207

Location: Sandwell, DY4

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: Great Bridge

Built-Up Area: Tipton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: West Bromwich St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SANDWELL MB BIRMINGHAM CANAL
SO 99 SE
Birmingham Level, Dudley Port
Tipton
4/8 Towpath bridge over
New Main Line at
junction with
Netherton Tunnel Branch

II

Towpath bridge. Mid-C19. Cast iron with brick abutments which have some
sandstone dressings. Single shallow segmental arch. Sides are a single
casting pierced to form lattice pattern of saltire crosses. Inscribed:
"TOLL END WORKS". Netherton Tunnel was opened in 1858. (Paget-Tomlinson,
EW: The Complete Book of Canal and River Navigations, 1978, p 96).


Listing NGR: SO9718791590

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