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Latitude: 53.726 / 53°43'33"N
Longitude: -1.9515 / 1°57'5"W
OS Eastings: 403294
OS Northings: 425513
OS Grid: SE032255
Mapcode National: GBR GTTC.92
Mapcode Global: WHB8F.ZLVX
Entry Name: Overflow Channel and Culvert on North West Side of Canal Bridge
Listing Date: 19 July 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134498
English Heritage Legacy ID: 339311
Location: Hebden Royd, Calderdale, HX2
Civil Parish: Hebden Royd
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Luddenden with Luddendenfoot
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SOWERBY BRIDGE ROCHDALE CANAL
Upper Foot, Luddenden Foot
6/184 Overflow channel and culvert
on north-west side of Canal
Overflow channel and culvert. c1798. For the Rochdale Canal Company. Coursed
squared stone. Overflow channel, on north side of canal, curves round to east,
joining with beck and directing water from this and the canal into a culvert which
runs beneath the canal and into the River Calder. The overflow channel has a stone
ledge at the canal side, and walls and base of squared stone. It steps down under
the segmental-arched culvert entrance. The culvert exit, on the riverside, has
a segmental arch with springers, large voussoirs, and large blocks above a band.
The culvert itself is composed of large blocks of stone. The overflow channel and
part of the culvert are in the parish of Hebden Royd. For history of canal
construction see Sowerby Long Bridge (12/177).
Listing NGR: SE0329225513
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