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Latitude: 53.1183 / 53°7'5"N
Longitude: -2.3077 / 2°18'27"W
OS Eastings: 379502
OS Northings: 357948
OS Grid: SJ795579
Mapcode National: GBR 01G.KCM
Mapcode Global: WH9B1.JW99
Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge at Sj 7950 5794
Listing Date: 5 July 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1067610
English Heritage Legacy ID: 351211
Location: Betchton, Cheshire East, CW11
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Betchton
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Wheelock Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Chester
The following building shall be added:
BETCHTON TRENT AND MERSEY
SJ 75 NE CANAL
1923- /6/10006 Canal Bridge at SJ 7950 5794
Canal accommodation bridge. Early-mid C19. Brindled brick with stone coping. Single span with towpath and humped back. Elliptical arch. Slightly swept wings terminating in piers at all 4 corners. Lower voussoirs are of stone. Stone keystone and stone plaque at crown on both sides, inscribed '142'. Brick string course. Minor repairs. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777. Alterations were carried out in early C19 and circa 1830's.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966) Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)
Listing NGR: SJ7950257948
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