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Shropshire Union Canal Corbett's Bridge (Bridge Number 74)

A Grade II Listed Building in West Felton, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8369 / 52°50'12"N

Longitude: -2.9767 / 2°58'36"W

OS Eastings: 334303

OS Northings: 327049

OS Grid: SJ343270

Mapcode National: GBR 76.T9FX

Mapcode Global: WH89Y.7YSJ

Entry Name: Shropshire Union Canal Corbett's Bridge (Bridge Number 74)

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307396

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255686

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY11

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: West Felton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

OSWESTRY RURAL C.P.
SJ 32 NW
6/208

SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL

Corbett's Bridge (Bridge No. 74)

II

Canal bridge. Circa 1796. By William Jessop and Thomas Telford, engineers. Red brick with coped parapet. Segmental arch with string course and corner piers. This section of the Ellesmere Canal, opened in 1796 to link with the Montgomeryshire Canal at Carreghofa, became part of the Shropshire Union in 1846.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 26 October 2016.

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