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Shropshire Union Canal Bewley's Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.277 / 53°16'37"N

Longitude: -2.8827 / 2°52'57"W

OS Eastings: 341235

OS Northings: 375922

OS Grid: SJ412759

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z9J.PZ

Mapcode Global: WH87V.PWGN

Entry Name: Shropshire Union Canal Bewley's Bridge

Listing Date: 24 February 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56311

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH65

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Ellesmere Port Town

Built-Up Area: Ellesmere Port

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Ellesmere Port Team

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

ELLESMERE PORT & NESTON SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL
SJ 47 NW
3/49 Bewley's Bridge
24.2.71
- II
1795 single-span brown brick bridge over canal (Thomas Telford, Superintending
Engineer). Elliptical arch between battered abutments, curved in plan.
Curving 2-course brick bands at road level. Flush chamfered stone copings to
parapet walls. Yellow stone quoins at base of west abutment. Repairs in hard
red brick to parapets and south face of west abutment. Retaining wall of heavy
sandstone blocks supports towpath.


Listing NGR: SJ4123575922

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

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