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Alder Lane Bridge (Number 38) leeds and Liverpool Canal Alder Lane Bridge (Number 38)

A Grade II Listed Building in Parbold, Lancashire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357847

Location: Parbold, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

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

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Listing Text

PARBOLD LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL
SD 41 SE
4/71 Alder Lane Bridge (No 38)
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II

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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