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Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge Number 157 at Sj 7387 5938

A Grade II Listed Building in Sandbach, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.1311 / 53°7'51"N

Longitude: -2.3912 / 2°23'28"W

OS Eastings: 373918

OS Northings: 359394

OS Grid: SJ739593

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.6MPV

Mapcode Global: WH9B0.7KKH

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge Number 157 at Sj 7387 5938

Listing Date: 5 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351195

Location: Sandbach, Cheshire East, CW11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Sandbach

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Wheelock Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 75 NW
918- /6/10004 Bridge No. 157 at SJ 7387 5938

Canal accommodation bridge. Early-mid C19. Brindled brick with stone coping. Single span with towpath and humped back. Elliptical arch. Swept wings terminating in piers at all 4 comers. Stone plaque at crown on both sides. Remains of cast iron guard plate on wooden post to west towpath side jamb. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966) Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)

Listing NGR: SJ7391859394

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