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Holme Turnpike Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Holme, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2018 / 54°12'6"N

Longitude: -2.7272 / 2°43'37"W

OS Eastings: 352658

OS Northings: 478691

OS Grid: SD526786

Mapcode National: GBR 9MDV.CJ

Mapcode Global: WH83H.2NL6

Entry Name: Holme Turnpike Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

Listing Date: 22 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087285

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76679

Location: Holme, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Holme

Built-Up Area: Holme

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Holme Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text



SD 57 NW
SD 5266 7869

Holme Turnpike Bridge
over Kendal/Lancaster


Canal bridge. c.1816. Probably by John Fletcher, engineer, from the original
designs of John Rennie whose route for the canal was authorised in 1792.
Squared, coursed limestone with limestone string, copings and rounded fender
course. Elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Arched
parapets terminating in pilasters. Approx. 6m between parapets. At skew angle
to canal with concrete steps at South-west corner. Timber foot bridge added to
North not of interest.

Listing NGR: SD5265878691

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