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Garth's Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Holme, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2137 / 54°12'49"N

Longitude: -2.7248 / 2°43'29"W

OS Eastings: 352830

OS Northings: 480014

OS Grid: SD528800

Mapcode National: GBR 9MDQ.W8

Mapcode Global: WH83H.3CR2

Plus Code: 9C6V677G+F3

Entry Name: Garth's Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal

Listing Date: 22 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76673

Location: Holme, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Town: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Holme

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Holme Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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SD 58 SW
SD 5283 8002


Garth's bridge over


Accommodation bridge. c.1816. Probably by John Fletcher, engineer, from the
original designs of John Rennie whose route for the Canal was authorised in
1792. Squared, coursed limestone with limestone string, copings and rounded
fender course. Elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Ramped
parapets with flat top and pilasters to each end. Approx. 3.5m between

Listing NGR: SD5283080014

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