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River Roch Aqueduct over Railway

A Grade II Listed Building in Littleborough Lakeside, Rochdale

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Latitude: 53.6586 / 53°39'31"N

Longitude: -2.083 / 2°4'58"W

OS Eastings: 394612

OS Northings: 418016

OS Grid: SD946180

Mapcode National: GBR FVW4.V7

Mapcode Global: WHB8R.Z98L

Entry Name: River Roch Aqueduct over Railway

Listing Date: 23 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309744

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213344

Location: Rochdale, OL15

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Littleborough Lakeside

Built-Up Area: Summit

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Calderbrook St James

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

1/12 River Roch aqueduct
over railway

Aqueduct. c.1839 for Manchester Leeds Railway Co. Engineer
G Stephenson. Rock-faced stone with cast-iron side walls. The
aqueduct adopts an s-shaped curve on plan, a skew segmental arch
spanning the railway. Trough has a stone base and prefabricated side
walls in 1.5 m (approx) sections which are bolted together.

Listing NGR: SD9461218016

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