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Nelson's Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Holme, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.21 / 54°12'36"N

Longitude: -2.7271 / 2°43'37"W

OS Eastings: 352675

OS Northings: 479611

OS Grid: SD526796

Mapcode National: GBR 9MDR.DK

Mapcode Global: WH83H.2FNV

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

Listing Date: 22 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087287

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76686

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 5267 7962

Nelson'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 top, terminating in pilasters. Approx. 3.5m wide between
parapets. Steps up at South-west corner.

Listing NGR: SD5267579611

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