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Kennet and Avon Canal, Horton Chain Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3699 / 51°22'11"N

Longitude: -1.9248 / 1°55'29"W

OS Eastings: 405328

OS Northings: 163433

OS Grid: SU053634

Mapcode National: GBR 3W8.05S

Mapcode Global: VHB49.LT8P

Entry Name: Kennet and Avon Canal, Horton Chain Bridge

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033746

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311562

Location: Bishops Cannings, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bishops Cannings

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bishop's Cannings and Etchilhampton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 06 SE
7/143 Horton Chain Bridge


Road Bridge over Kennet and Avon Canal. c1806-7. Brick with stone
copings. Bridge splayed on plan. Thirteen-inch bullnosed brick
elliptical arch. Two brick string course at base of parapet and
half-round flush copings ending in slight piers. Parapet slightly
raised at east end. Stone capping to revetment of canal, forming
towpath. Sluice slots renewed in steel.

Listing NGR: SU0532863433

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