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Latitude: 53.1565 / 53°9'23"N
Longitude: -2.2013 / 2°12'4"W
OS Eastings: 386636
OS Northings: 362174
OS Grid: SJ866621
Mapcode National: GBR 12K.29D
Mapcode Global: WHBC1.5X0J
Entry Name: Macclesfield Canal Canal Road Aqueduct
Listing Date: 4 April 1975
Last Amended: 19 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130449
English Heritage Legacy ID: 55951
Location: Congleton, Cheshire East, CW12
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Congleton
Built-Up Area: Congleton
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Congleton Team
Church of England Diocese: Chester
5144 MACCLESFIELD CANAL
Canal Road Aqueduct
SJ 86 SE
Aqueduct carrying the Macclesfield Canal over Canal Road, 1831 by W. Crosley.
Stone abutments with cast iron trough. Cast iron seqmental arch with ribbed
soffit. Triangular sunken panels to spandrels with five flange bolted panels
at trough level. Rusticated sandstone abutments, with moulded imposts,
supporting plain stone piers with projecting band, these terminate in
parapet-level panelled sections with projecting plinths and four way weathered
caps which flank the cast iron balustrade over the highway. The bridge is
flanked by curved embankment retaining walls which continue the impost mould
as the plinth cornice and the pier band as the coping.
Listing NGR: SJ8663662173
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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