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Latitude: 52.8205 / 52°49'13"N
Longitude: -1.4208 / 1°25'15"W
OS Eastings: 439126
OS Northings: 324926
OS Grid: SK391249
Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.1ML
Mapcode Global: WHDHF.4CPM
Entry Name: Water Channel and Three Bridges in Melbourne Hall Gardens
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204519
English Heritage Legacy ID: 83073
Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73
District: South Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Melbourne
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 38/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE
6/89 (East Side)
Water Channel and Three
Bridges in Melbourne
Water channel and three bridges. Early C18 with later repairs.
Erected as part of a French style garden designed by Royal
Gardeners to Queen Anne, London and Wise, for Thomas Coke of
Melbourne Hall with work carried out by Sorocold. Stone, rubble
and ashlar. Long channel running from the pool under the Old
Mill to the Grand Basin with three bridges over. Channel has
stone rubble sides and the bridges all have low single segmental
arches. Originally none of them had parapets but that nearest
the mill has had low stone parapets added. Included in the
Derbyshire Historic Gardens Register at Grade I. Flee item 6/63
Listing NGR: SK3912624926
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