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Woodley Tunnel, South Portal at Sj 9350 9205 on Peak Forest Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Romiley, Stockport

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Latitude: 53.4252 / 53°25'30"N

Longitude: -2.0989 / 2°5'56"W

OS Eastings: 393523

OS Northings: 392052

OS Grid: SJ935920

Mapcode National: GBR FXST.DW

Mapcode Global: WHB9X.Q5QH

Entry Name: Woodley Tunnel, South Portal at Sj 9350 9205 on Peak Forest Canal

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1117083

English Heritage Legacy ID: 442245

Location: Stockport, SK6

County: Stockport

Electoral Ward/Division: Bredbury and Woodley

Built-Up Area: Romiley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bredbury St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 99 SW,


Woodley Tunnel, south portal at SJ 9350 9205


South portal to tunnel. 1794-1801. Benjamin Outram and Thomas Brown engineers. Coursed
millstone grit, ashlar band, coping and voussors. Almost round headed arch - slight skew. The
tunnel measures 176 yards in length and the interior has concreting to vault, also to towpath and has
steel rails. South portal to one of three original tunnels on the Peak Forest Canal. The north portal is
listed separately.

Listing NGR: SJ9352392051

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

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