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Latitude: 52.8423 / 52°50'32"N
Longitude: -2.965 / 2°57'54"W
OS Eastings: 335096
OS Northings: 327635
OS Grid: SJ350276
Mapcode National: GBR 77.SSB7
Mapcode Global: WH89Y.FT9D
Entry Name: Shropshire Union Canal Bridge Number 74
Listing Date: 2 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054198
English Heritage Legacy ID: 255792
Location: West Felton, Shropshire, SY11
Civil Parish: West Felton
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: West Felton St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
WEST FELTON C.P. SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL
SJ 32 NE
8/79 Bridge No. 74
Canal roving bridge. Circa 1796. On William Jessop's and Thomas Telford's
Ellesmere Canal. Red brick with coped parapet. Elliptical arch with
flat string course and ramped approach at right-angles to each side. Cast-
iron plate, numbered "74" on north-east side. This section of the Ellesmere
Canal, opened in 1796 to link with the Montgomeryshire Canal at Carreghofa,
became part of the Shropshire Union in 1846. Charles Hadfield, Canals
of the West Midlands (3rd edn. 1985), p. 170.
Listing NGR: SJ3509627635
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