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Hollowforth Aqueduct Bridge Number 38

A Grade II Listed Building in Barton, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8206 / 53°49'14"N

Longitude: -2.7506 / 2°45'2"W

OS Eastings: 350680

OS Northings: 436292

OS Grid: SD506362

Mapcode National: GBR 9S78.95

Mapcode Global: WH85D.Q7CF

Entry Name: Hollowforth Aqueduct Bridge Number 38

Listing Date: 13 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361643

English Heritage Legacy ID: 185849

Location: Barton, Preston, Lancashire, PR4

County: Lancashire

District: Preston

Civil Parish: Barton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Barton St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


4/2 Hollowforth Aqueduct
(Bridge No. 38)


Aqueduct or under-bridge carrying Lancaster Canal over New Mill Brook, 1790s,
Engineer John Rennie. Rock-faced sandstone. Three fully elliptical stone
pipes c.3 metres high and 4 metres wide, all with rusticated rock-faced
voussoirs, a flat coping run down on curved outer abutments. Unusual and
ingenious engineering solution to problem of shallow clearance of canal over

Listing NGR: SD5068036292

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