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Latitude: 52.6725 / 52°40'20"N
Longitude: -3.124 / 3°7'26"W
OS Eastings: 324096
OS Northings: 308901
OS Grid: SJ240089
Mapcode National: GBR B1.4MK5
Mapcode Global: WH79P.Z3K1
Entry Name: Bridge 115 over the Montgomeryshire Canal
Listing Date: 29 February 1996
Last Amended: 29 February 1996
Source ID: 16752
Building Class: Transport
Location: Carries the lane over the canal at Buttington Wharf, immediately W of the roundabout on the A483 at Buttington Cross.
Community: Welshpool (Y Trallwng)
Locality: Buttington Cross
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
History: The Montgomeryshire Canal was built as far as Garthmyl, to the S of Welshpool, 1794-97, engineered by John and Thomas Dadford. This bridge (with some later repair work) belongs to this original engineering work.
Description: Brick with stone copings to parapet. Single arched span, with slightly curving abutments, terminating in simple piers. Voussoir arch with advanced brick 'keystone'.
Included as part of the original engineering of the Montgomeryshire Canal, and as part of a group of canal-related structures at Buttington Wharf.
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