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West Tunnel Entrance on Leek Arm of Caldon Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Longsdon, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0863 / 53°5'10"N

Longitude: -2.0388 / 2°2'19"W

OS Eastings: 397498

OS Northings: 354339

OS Grid: SJ974543

Mapcode National: GBR 24W.FCP

Mapcode Global: WHBCH.NPBC

Entry Name: West Tunnel Entrance on Leek Arm of Caldon Canal

Listing Date: 14 October 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461601

Location: Longsdon, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Longsdon

Built-Up Area: Leek

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Longsdon St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


LEEK

SJ95SE CALDON CANAL
611-1/3/26 West tunnel entrance on Leek arm of
Caldon Canal

II

Tunnel entrance. 1801. John Rennie, engineer. Rock-faced
ashlar. Curved retaining wall with plain string course and
parapet with curved copings. Terminal piers. Parabolic arch to
tunnel entrance. Plaque in classical cartouche with eroded
inscription over the arch.

Listing NGR: SJ9749854338

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