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Latitude: 51.3388 / 51°20'19"N
Longitude: -2.2823 / 2°16'56"W
OS Eastings: 380430
OS Northings: 160009
OS Grid: ST804600
Mapcode National: GBR 0QZ.ZSH
Mapcode Global: VH96V.DM90
Entry Name: Kennet and Avon Canal, Avoncliff Aqueduct
Listing Date: 14 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1021876
English Heritage Legacy ID: 314671
Location: Winsley, Wiltshire, BA15
Civil Parish: Winsley
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Winsley St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 85 NW WESTWOOD AVONCLIFF
6/223 Avoncliff Aqueduct
Partly in Winsley C.P.
Aqueduct carrying Kennet and Avon Canal over River Avon. Circa
1810 by J. Rennie. Limestone ashlar with some brick patching.
Three tall segmental-headed arches with chamfered voussoirs,
central arch taller, vermiculated bands on piers, rock-faced plat
bands, recessed moulded panel on east side to centre, modillioned
cornice to plain parapet with weathered coping, approach sections
of parapet are balustraded. Canal closed and drained in 1954,
reopened following restoration in 1980s.
Listing NGR: ST8040260069
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