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Acton Grange Bridge (Over Bridgewater Canal)

A Grade II Listed Building in Walton, Warrington

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3581 / 53°21'29"N

Longitude: -2.6206 / 2°37'14"W

OS Eastings: 358793

OS Northings: 384762

OS Grid: SJ587847

Mapcode National: GBR BY4L.FX

Mapcode Global: WH98Q.QV9G

Entry Name: Acton Grange Bridge (Over Bridgewater Canal)

Listing Date: 23 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135981

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58984

Location: Walton, Warrington, WA4

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Walton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Walton St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 58 SE WALTON C.P. BYE LANE (between
Chester Road and
Runcorn Road)

5/45 Acton Grange Bridge
(over Bridgewater
Canal)

II

Road Bridge over Bridgewater Canal circa 1770 by James Brindley for
the Duke of Bridgewater. Brown brick with stone dressings. Deep
segmental arch with stone springers and projecting stone band around
brick voussoirs. Abutments curved in plan and battered in section.
Flush stepped sandstone copings to parapets. Sandstone retaining
walls to canal banks beneath bridge. Small patches of repair to
bridge in harder red brick; otherwise unaltered.


Listing NGR: SJ5879384762

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

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