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Coventry Canal Swan Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittington, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.6778 / 52°40'39"N

Longitude: -1.7625 / 1°45'44"W

OS Eastings: 416156

OS Northings: 308921

OS Grid: SK161089

Mapcode National: GBR 4DX.576

Mapcode Global: WHCGP.WYXJ

Entry Name: Coventry Canal Swan Bridge

Listing Date: 20 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374268

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272595

Location: Whittington, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Whittington

Built-Up Area: Whittington

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Whittington St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


11/106 Swan Bridge

- II

Road bridge. Circa 1785. lied brick with ashlar coped parapet;
single segmental arch spanning the canal, and square end piers. This
section of the Coventry Canal was completed by 1786 under the direction
of Thomas Dadford senior. Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal
(1979) p.p. 75-6.

Listing NGR: SK1615608921

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