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Sedgwick Aqueduct, Lancaster/Kendal Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedgwick, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2766 / 54°16'35"N

Longitude: -2.7487 / 2°44'55"W

OS Eastings: 351348

OS Northings: 487027

OS Grid: SD513870

Mapcode National: GBR 9L7Z.QQ

Mapcode Global: WH832.RR9W

Entry Name: Sedgwick Aqueduct, Lancaster/Kendal Canal

Listing Date: 19 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76462

Location: Sedgwick, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Sedgwick

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Crosscrake St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/08/2017

SD 58 NW

Sedgwick Aqueduct, Lancaster/Kendal Canal


Aqueduct.1818, by William Crosley, engineer. Squared coursed limestone with limestone ashlar dressings, limestone string and copings to parapet. Tunnel over roadway, at angle to direction of Canal, has segmental arched opening with rusticated voussoirs and keystone, flanked by rusticated tapering pilasters curved in section. Blank panel probably intended for inscription above. Massive curved retaining walls with flight of stone steps behind that to North West. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SD5134887027

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

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