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Dovehouses Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston Patrick, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2304 / 54°13'49"N

Longitude: -2.7086 / 2°42'30"W

OS Eastings: 353906

OS Northings: 481858

OS Grid: SD539818

Mapcode National: GBR 9MJJ.D9

Mapcode Global: WH839.CXFT

Entry Name: Dovehouses Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

Listing Date: 20 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76628

Location: Preston Patrick, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Preston Patrick

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Lonsdale Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 58 SW



5390 8185

Dovehouses 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 and copings and rounded fender
course. Single elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Shallow
arched parapets with pilasters to each end. Approx. 3.5m between parapets.

Listing NGR: SD5390681858

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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