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Latitude: 53.5882 / 53°35'17"N
Longitude: -2.7658 / 2°45'56"W
OS Eastings: 349405
OS Northings: 410454
OS Grid: SD494104
Mapcode National: GBR 9V4Y.0G
Mapcode Global: WH86K.H25J
Entry Name: Alder Lane Bridge (Number 38) leeds and Liverpool Canal Alder Lane Bridge (Number 38)
Listing Date: 19 August 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073164
English Heritage Legacy ID: 357847
Location: Parbold, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8
District: West Lancashire
Civil Parish: Parbold
Built-Up Area: Parbold
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Douglas-in-Parbold Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
PARBOLD LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL
SD 41 SE
4/71 Alder Lane Bridge (No 38)
Public road bridge over Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Probably early 1770s.
Coursed sandstone. Single elliptical arch. Band below parapet with
coping. The section of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal between Newburgh and
Gathurst follows the line of Leigh's Cut, begun by the Douglas Navigation
c1753. Work was in progress in 1772, and the canal between Gathurst and
Liverpool was opened for traffic in 1774. Hadfield, C., and Biddle, G.,
The Canals of North West England, 1970, vol I, p73.
Listing NGR: SD4940510454
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