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Bridgewater Canal Aqueduct bridgewater Canal Aqueduct over Hawthorn Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Stretford, Trafford

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Latitude: 53.4406 / 53°26'26"N

Longitude: -2.3075 / 2°18'27"W

OS Eastings: 379667

OS Northings: 393798

OS Grid: SJ796937

Mapcode National: GBR D3Y.2N

Mapcode Global: WH98H.JSD8

Entry Name: Bridgewater Canal Aqueduct bridgewater Canal Aqueduct over Hawthorn Road

Listing Date: 30 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356517

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212966

Location: Trafford, M32

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Stretford

Built-Up Area: Stretford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Stretford St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SJ 79 SE
(SJ 7993 NE)
5/8 Aqueduct over
- Hawthorn Road
- II
Canal aqueduct. c.1776. J. Gilbert and J. Brindley
engineers. Hammer-dressed stone. 3 segmental-arched spans,
one over the road, the others over a River Mersey overflow
channel. Each of the arches is of brick construction with a
keystone and segmental band. The aqueduct was widened to the
west in late C18 or early C19. The overflow channel arches
are considerably wider and are separated by a triangular
cutwater. Continuous stone band above the arches.
Sometimes referred to as Cut Hole Aqueduct.

Listing NGR: SJ7966793798

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