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Latitude: 53.2943 / 53°17'39"N
Longitude: -2.145 / 2°8'42"W
OS Eastings: 390428
OS Northings: 377489
OS Grid: SJ904774
Mapcode National: GBR FZGB.DT
Mapcode Global: WHBBH.0GTD
Entry Name: South Entrance Arch to Prestbury Railway Tunnel
Listing Date: 6 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1222039
English Heritage Legacy ID: 413849
Location: Prestbury, Cheshire East, SK10
County: Cheshire East
Civil Parish: Prestbury
Built-Up Area: Macclesfield
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chester
SJ 97 NW PRESTBURY C.P.
6/226 South Entrance Arch to
Prestbury Railway Tunnel
Railway Tunnel entrance arch: 1845 by G.W.Buck for the Manchester and
Birmingham Railway. Ashlar buff sandstone. The centre of facade
projects forward from the rubble revetment walls and has raking
rusticated quoins. It contains a horseshoe shaped arch which has a
cyma moulded rusticated surround and supports a modillion cornice and
a solid parapet.
The northern arch is simpler and in brick but the keystone has the
date, and the company's initials.
Listing NGR: SJ9042877489
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