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Latitude: 53.1029 / 53°6'10"N
Longitude: -2.2765 / 2°16'35"W
OS Eastings: 381586
OS Northings: 356222
OS Grid: SJ815562
Mapcode National: GBR 01Q.F97
Mapcode Global: WHBCD.087L
Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge Number 137 (Hall's Bridge) at Sj 8159 5622
Listing Date: 5 July 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1115841
English Heritage Legacy ID: 351203
Location: Church Lawton, Cheshire East, ST7
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Church Lawton
Built-Up Area: Alsager
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Lawton (or Church Lawton) All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Chester
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 17/01/2013
SJ 85 NW
TRENT AND MERSEY CANAL
Bridge number 137 (Hall's Bridge) at SJ 8159 5622
(Formerly listed as Bridge No. 137 at SJ 8159 5622)
Canal accommodation bridge. East span circa early C19 with west span added/bridge
remodelled circa early 1830's when Locks No. 49 were duplicated, probably by Thomas Telford. Red brick and brindled brick with stone coping and dressings. Towpath to west span. Integral with adjoining pair of locks. Both spans have elliptical arches. Swept wings/roving arms with trailing edges to south elevation and west side of north elevation. Central pier to south side. East span has stone/stone slab quoins to arch, and west span has stone quoins/voussoirs. Stone string course and plaque at crown to both arches on both sides. Minor repairs. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between 1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall with subsequent alterations.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966) Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)
Listing NGR: SJ8158656221
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