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Latitude: 53.0667 / 53°4'0"N
Longitude: -1.4649 / 1°27'53"W
OS Eastings: 435949
OS Northings: 352300
OS Grid: SK359523
Mapcode National: GBR 6C4.NG1
Mapcode Global: WHDG7.G5MS
Entry Name: Cromford Canal Embankment
Listing Date: 25 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1109015
English Heritage Legacy ID: 79123
Location: Ripley, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56
District: Amber Valley
Civil Parish: Ripley
Built-Up Area: Fritchley
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Crich St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 35 SE RIPLEY DROVERS WAY, Bullbridge
3/80 Cromford Canal Embankment
Canal embankment. 1793 by William Jessop and Benjamin Outram. Coursed squared
stone. Approximately 100 feet long and 40 feet high. Stone retaining walls with
plain band near the base of the walls and rounded rubble copings. Central barrel
vaulted tunnel through the embankment with rubble arches and buttress-like jambs
to the entrances. Southern end of the embankment truncated during road widening
operations in 1970s. F Nixon, Industrial Archaeology of Derbyshire Pg 232.
Listing NGR: SK3592752335
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