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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
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
SANDBACH TRENT AND MERSEY
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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