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Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approximately 750 Metres South of Pigeons Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirtlington, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8642 / 51°51'51"N

Longitude: -1.2929 / 1°17'34"W

OS Eastings: 448784

OS Northings: 218634

OS Grid: SP487186

Mapcode National: GBR 7WD.3Y0

Mapcode Global: VHCX7.JDVS

Entry Name: Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approximately 750 Metres South of Pigeons Lock

Listing Date: 9 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300862

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243458

Location: Kirtlington, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX5

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Kirtlington

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Kirtlington

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


8/73 Tilting bridge approx. 750m. S
of Pigeons Lock

- II

Tilting canal bridge and embankment walls. Late C18 by James Brindley, restored
1983. Wooden bridge; brick walls with some stone details. Flat bridge with long
raking counterweight beams is dated 1983. Splayed embankment walls, in purple
brick with stone and bullnosed red-brick copings, slope away from the bridge,
and have large rusticated stone blocks set into the brickwork beneath the bridge
to act as fenders.

Listing NGR: SP4878418634

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