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Leeds and Liverpool Canal, Lodge Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Calverley and Farsley, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8326 / 53°49'57"N

Longitude: -1.6774 / 1°40'38"W

OS Eastings: 421330

OS Northings: 437424

OS Grid: SE213374

Mapcode National: GBR JSQ3.NV

Mapcode Global: WHC94.6XHP

Entry Name: Leeds and Liverpool Canal, Lodge Bridge

Listing Date: 25 January 1978

Last Amended: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135099

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341899

Location: Leeds, LS28

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Calverley and Farsley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Calverley St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

LS28 LEEDS AND
SE23NW
PUDSEY LIVERPOOL CANAL,
Calverley
2/135 Lodge Bridge (formerly
25.1.78 listed as Lodge Bridge
over Leeds and Liverpool
Canal)

- II

Canal swing bridge. Late C18. By James Brindley and Richard Whitworth (engineers).
Large dressed stone blocks to retaining wall which rises and narrows on north
bank and has quadrant recess on south bank for bridge to swing into. Chain set
in stone to hold bridge on south side. Oak post with contemporary iron latch
(to hold bridge when in use) set inside low hammer-dressed stone wall which rises
to middle where it has been broken through. Iron bridge (much renewed) cantilevered on south bank.

The Act for the Leeds and Liverpool Canal was passed in 1770.


Listing NGR: SE2133037423

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