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Ashton Canal Towpath Bridge over Junction with Stockport Branch Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradford, Manchester

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Latitude: 53.4804 / 53°28'49"N

Longitude: -2.1781 / 2°10'41"W

OS Eastings: 388280

OS Northings: 398195

OS Grid: SJ882981

Mapcode National: GBR FX76.73

Mapcode Global: WHB9H.JS18

Entry Name: Ashton Canal Towpath Bridge over Junction with Stockport Branch Canal

Listing Date: 6 June 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197794

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387906

Location: Manchester, M11

County: Manchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Bradford

Built-Up Area: Manchester

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Clayton St Cross with St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text


SJ89NE ASHTON CANAL, Beswick And Clayton
698-1/5/524 Towpath bridge over junction with
Stockport Branch canal


Towpath bridge over junction with former Stockport Branch
canal. Probably c.1800; altered. Red brick and sandstone
rubble, with cast-iron beams. Horizontal span carried on
cast-iron beams, with long sloped abutment ramps on each side
(that on the east side mostly of rubble), with ridged copings
to the parapets and cobbled deck; similar ramp at right-angles
on south side, recently restored. (Former branch canal now
filled in, leaving only a small basin on the south side of the

Listing NGR: SJ8828098195

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

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