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Paddock Bridge Number 1

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittington, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8889 / 52°53'19"N

Longitude: -2.9763 / 2°58'34"W

OS Eastings: 334410

OS Northings: 332827

OS Grid: SJ344328

Mapcode National: GBR 76.Q3JQ

Mapcode Global: WH89R.7NZ5

Entry Name: Paddock Bridge Number 1

Listing Date: 25 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176969

English Heritage Legacy ID: 260867

Location: Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Ellesmere Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Welsh Frankton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

ELLESMERE RURAL C.P.
SJ 33 SW
7/170

SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL
(Llangollen Branch)

Paddock Bridge No. 1

II

Accommodation bridge. Circa 1801 with minor later alterations on William Jessop's and Thomas Telford's Ellesmere Canal. Painted brick with stone coping terminating in square corner piers. Elliptical arch with string course. This section of the Ellesmere Canal was completed circa 1801. The Ellesmere Canal Company amalgamated with the Chester Canal Company in 1813 and became part of the Shropshire Union in 1846.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1367400. That entry was removed from the List on 14 December 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15 December 2016.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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