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Hazlehurst Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheddleton, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.0798 / 53°4'47"N

Longitude: -2.0697 / 2°4'10"W

OS Eastings: 395428

OS Northings: 353626

OS Grid: SJ954536

Mapcode National: GBR 24T.ZGZ

Mapcode Global: WHBCH.5VP9

Plus Code: 9C5V3WHJ+W4

Entry Name: Hazlehurst Aqueduct

Listing Date: 3 January 1967

Last Amended: 15 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 274529

Location: Cheddleton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Cheddleton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Cheddleton St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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5/40 Hazlehurst Aqueduct

- II

Aqueduct. Dated 1841. Painted brickwork with stone dressings.
Single round arch (including towpath) with several bands to extrados,
inset spandrel panels finished at centre by inscribed plaque:
"HAZLEHURST/AQUEDUCT/1841". Parapet over, on corbels; the sides
of the parapet and main face are swept round in a curve and tapered
down to piers to take the embankment of the upper (Leek Branch)
canal. The Leek Branch of the Caldon Canal was opened circa 1801,
John Rennie engineer. The Caldon Canal which it crosses was opened
circa 1779. The early surveys of the main canal were done in 1772
by James Brindley, but upon his untimely death the work was taken
over by Rennie. The Leek Branch was built to take cheaper coal to
Leek, the main canal took limestone from Caldon Low to the

Listing NGR: SJ9542853626

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