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Hodgson's Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Beetham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2238 / 54°13'25"N

Longitude: -2.7139 / 2°42'50"W

OS Eastings: 353549

OS Northings: 481133

OS Grid: SD535811

Mapcode National: GBR 9MHL.7N

Mapcode Global: WH83H.83X9

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

Listing Date: 20 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087329

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76582

Location: Beetham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Beetham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Beetham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 58 SW


Hodgson'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 approved 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 continuing into slightly curved retaining walls terminated by
pilasters. Steps up to roadway at North-west corner. Approx. 3.5m between
parapets. Skew to direction of canal.

Listing NGR: SD5354981133

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

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