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Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge over Macclesfield Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Kidsgrove, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0883 / 53°5'17"N

Longitude: -2.247 / 2°14'49"W

OS Eastings: 383551

OS Northings: 354592

OS Grid: SJ835545

Mapcode National: GBR 138.8R0

Mapcode Global: WHBCD.GM6T

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge over Macclesfield Canal

Listing Date: 22 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188525

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273358

Location: Kidsgrove, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST7

County: Staffordshire

District: Newcastle-under-Lyme

Civil Parish: Kidsgrove

Built-Up Area: Kidsgrove

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: KidsgroveSt Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

KIDSGROVE CP TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL
SJ 85 SW Harding's Wood

5/74 Bridge over Macclesfield
Canal

- II

Towing path bridge. 1829. Red brick (English bond) with ashlar dressings. Single
semi-elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs. Stone parapet band to a plain
parapet which on the south side is terminated by square piers, and which on the
north side curves into the ground. On each side of the bridge is a stone panel
inscribed thus: "MACCLESFIELD / CANAL / MDCCCXXXIIII". The Macclesfield Canal
was opened in 1831, the engineer was William Crosley. Charles Hadfield The Canals
of the West Midlands 3rd edition (1985).


Listing NGR: SJ8355154592

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