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Oxford Canal Chisnell Lift Bridge (193) at Sp 497 304

A Grade II Listed Building in Souldern, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9706 / 51°58'14"N

Longitude: -1.2779 / 1°16'40"W

OS Eastings: 449700

OS Northings: 230488

OS Grid: SP497304

Mapcode National: GBR 7V2.FQ2

Mapcode Global: VHCWN.SQSN

Entry Name: Oxford Canal Chisnell Lift Bridge (193) at Sp 497 304

Listing Date: 19 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243722

Location: Souldern, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Souldern

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Souldern

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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2/10000 Chisnell Lift-bridge (193) at SP 497 304


Accommodation lift-bridge. L C18 origins, C19 and C20 alterations.
Tilting wooden plank deck with wooden hand rails and two balance beams
set at a raking angle. Brick abutments with concrete sills. Brick wing
walls with trailing edges and stone rubbing blocks on faces to canal.
One of an important series of Oxford Canal Lift-bridges, of a type now
rare in England.

Listing NGR: SP4970030487

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