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Janson's Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Holme, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2043 / 54°12'15"N

Longitude: -2.7277 / 2°43'39"W

OS Eastings: 352631

OS Northings: 478969

OS Grid: SD526789

Mapcode National: GBR 9MDT.8N

Mapcode Global: WH83H.2LC9

Plus Code: 9C6V673C+PW

Entry Name: Janson's Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

Listing Date: 22 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76684

Location: Holme, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

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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SD 57 NW
SD 5263 7898

Janson's Bridge over


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. Ramped
parapets with flat tops, terminating in pilasters. Approx. 3.5m wide between

Listing NGR: SD5263178969

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