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Braithwaite Bridge over Kendal/Lacaster Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton-in-Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1911 / 54°11'27"N

Longitude: -2.7326 / 2°43'57"W

OS Eastings: 352296

OS Northings: 477507

OS Grid: SD522775

Mapcode National: GBR 9MCZ.6C

Mapcode Global: WH83H.0X1D

Entry Name: Braithwaite Bridge over Kendal/Lacaster Canal

Listing Date: 22 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087310

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76635

Location: Burton-in-Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Burton-in-Kendal

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Burton St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD5230 7750

Braithwaite Bridge
over Kendal/Lancaster


Accommodation 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.
Ramped parapets curved in plan with flat tops and pilasters to each end.
Approx. 3.5m between parapets.

Listing NGR: SD5229677507

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

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