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Bridge on Kennet and Avon Canal, North of Townend

A Grade II Listed Building in All Cannings, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3615 / 51°21'41"N

Longitude: -1.896 / 1°53'45"W

OS Eastings: 407338

OS Northings: 162493

OS Grid: SU073624

Mapcode National: GBR 3W9.MG8

Mapcode Global: VHB4J.310M

Entry Name: Bridge on Kennet and Avon Canal, North of Townend

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1033771

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311421

Location: All Cannings, Wiltshire, SN10

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: All Cannings

Built-Up Area: All Cannings

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: All Cannings All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SU 06 SE
7/1 Bridge on Kennet Avon Canal,
north of Townend

Accommodation bridge over Kennet and Avon Canal. c1807, John
Rennie, Chief Engineer. English bond brickwork. An oval arch of
l½ bricks with bullnosed arris, two-course string at base of
parapet with flush stone copings, and terminating in slight piers.
Abutments splayed on plan. At north end, a GWR lozenge iron weight
restriction sign, the loading inserts missing. Canal towpath has
stone revetments and a slot for a timber sluice.

Listing NGR: SU0733862493

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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