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Canal Bridge No 162 Brecon & Abergavenny Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfrynach, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9352 / 51°56'6"N

Longitude: -3.3404 / 3°20'25"W

OS Eastings: 307941

OS Northings: 227150

OS Grid: SO079271

Mapcode National: GBR YR.N81F

Mapcode Global: VH6C0.1MXB

Entry Name: Canal Bridge No 162 Brecon & Abergavenny Canal

Listing Date: 28 July 2005

Last Amended: 28 July 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 84814

Building Class: Transport

Location: Situated some 120 m S of Cefn Brynich Aqueduct.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Llanfrynach

Community: Llanfrynach

Locality: Cefn Brynich

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Bridge No 162 on the Brecon to Abergavenny Canal authorised 1793, this section built under Thomas Dadford Jr engineer in 1800. The bridge carries the towpath across the canal.

Exterior

Canal bridge, squared rubble stone with broad elliptical arch with stone voussoirs. Humped parapet formerly with stone copings, mostly replaced in black brick.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special historic interest as a well-preserved Georgian canal bridge.

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