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Latitude: 52.8895 / 52°53'22"N
Longitude: -2.9838 / 2°59'1"W
OS Eastings: 333902
OS Northings: 332905
OS Grid: SJ339329
Mapcode National: GBR 76.Q1NW
Mapcode Global: WH89R.4MDP
Entry Name: Paddock Bridge Number 2 (That Part in Ellesmere Rural Cp)
Listing Date: 25 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055911
English Heritage Legacy ID: 260868
Location: Ellesmere Rural, Shropshire, SY11
Civil Parish: Ellesmere Rural
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Welsh Frankton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
ELLESMERE RURAL C.P. SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL
SJ 33 SW
7/171 Paddock Bridge No. 2
- (that part in Ellesmere
Accommodation bridge. Circa 1801 with minor later alterations on William
Jessop's and Thomas Telford's Ellesmere Canal. Red brick with stone coping
terminating in square corner piers. Segmental arch with wooden ribs
supporting boarded trackway; string course. This section of the Ellesmere
Canal was completed c.1801. The Ellesmere Canal Company amalgamated with
the Chester Canal Company in 1813 and became part of the Shropshire Union in
1846 . Charles Hadrieid, Canals of the West Midlands (3rd edn. 1985), p.
173; Edward Wilson, The Ellesmere and Llangollen Canal- (1975), pp. 19-20.
Listing NGR: SJ3390232904
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