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Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approx 300m South East of Duke's Cut

A Grade II Listed Building in Gosford and Water Eaton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7901 / 51°47'24"N

Longitude: -1.2913 / 1°17'28"W

OS Eastings: 448974

OS Northings: 210398

OS Grid: SP489103

Mapcode National: GBR 7X5.QBP

Mapcode Global: VHCXM.K8PK

Entry Name: Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge Approx 300m South East of Duke's Cut

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1046560

English Heritage Legacy ID: 243280

Location: Gosford and Water Eaton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX2

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Gosford and Water Eaton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wolvercote

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

GOSFORD AND WATER EATON OXFORD CANAL
SP41SE
5/43 Tilting bridge approx. 300m.
SE of Duke's Cut
- II
Tilting canal bridge and embankment walls. Late C18 by James Brindley. Wooden
bridge; brick walls with stone details. Flat wooden bridge with long raking
counterweight beams. Widening embankment walls have brick copings, sloping away
from bridge, and have large rusticated stone blocks set into the brickwork
beneath the bridge to act as fenders. This type of bridge is unique to the
Oxford Canal.


Listing NGR: SP4897410398

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

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