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Latitude: 53.8781 / 53°52'41"N
Longitude: -2.1726 / 2°10'21"W
OS Eastings: 388751
OS Northings: 442446
OS Grid: SD887424
Mapcode National: GBR FR8L.FK
Mapcode Global: WHB7K.LSNC
Entry Name: Leeds and Liverpool Canal Northern Entrance to Foulridge Tunnel
Listing Date: 29 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073395
English Heritage Legacy ID: 186281
Location: Foulridge, Pendle, Lancashire, BB8
Civil Parish: Foulridge
Built-Up Area: Foulridge
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Foulridge St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD 84 SE FOULRIDGE LEEDS AND LIVERPOOL CANAL
7/281 Northern entrance to
Tunnel entrance, 1796. Robert Whitworth, engineer. Dressed stone. A curving
walls, with semicircular arch flanked by piers; arch, and piers to a
certain height, have vermiculated rustication. Stone steps to canal at
either side. Foulridge tunnel is the summit tunnel of the canal, projected
in 1789 but finished only in 1796.
Listing NGR: SD8875142446
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