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Belchers Lift Bridge Number 189, at Sp 495 329 Oxford Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Aynho, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 51.993 / 51°59'34"N

Longitude: -1.2802 / 1°16'48"W

OS Eastings: 449523

OS Northings: 232978

OS Grid: SP495329

Mapcode National: GBR 7TW.15J

Mapcode Global: VHCWN.R5LG

Plus Code: 9C3WXPV9+6W

Entry Name: Belchers Lift Bridge Number 189, at Sp 495 329 Oxford Canal

Listing Date: 23 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423607

Location: Aynho, West Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, OX15

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Aynho

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Aynho St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


7/10001 Belchers Lift Bridge
number 189, at SP 495 329


Accommodation lift-bridge. L C18 origins, C19 and C20 alterations.
Tilting, wooden plank deck with wooden hand rails and two balance
beams set at a raking angle. Brick abutments with concrete sills.
Brick wing walls trailing edges and stone rubbing blocks on faces to
canal. One of an important series of Oxford canal lift-bridges, of a
type now rare in England.

Listing NGR: SP4952332977

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

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