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Latitude: 52.7436 / 52°44'37"N
Longitude: -1.8735 / 1°52'24"W
OS Eastings: 408633
OS Northings: 316230
OS Grid: SK086162
Mapcode National: GBR 3BH.TCH
Mapcode Global: WHCGG.693H
Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge Number 59 at Sk 0786 1642
Listing Date: 10 February 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1277567
English Heritage Legacy ID: 431004
Location: Armitage with Handsacre, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS15
Civil Parish: Armitage with Handsacre
Built-Up Area: Armitage
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Armitage St John Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
ARMITAGE WITH HANDSACRE TRENT AND MERSEY
SK 01 NE CANAL
6/10001 Bridge No 59, off Old
Road at SK 0786 1642
Canal accommodation bridge. Late C18. Red brick with stone coping. Single span with towpath and humped back. Segmental headed arch. Swept wings terminating in piers at all 4 corners. Stone springing stones. Minor repairs include small sections of parapet and coping. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966)
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)
Listing NGR: SK0863316230
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