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The Bridgewater Canal Burford Lane Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Lymm, Warrington

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Latitude: 53.3821 / 53°22'55"N

Longitude: -2.4466 / 2°26'47"W

OS Eastings: 370392

OS Northings: 387342

OS Grid: SJ703873

Mapcode National: GBR CYCB.3B

Mapcode Global: WH98T.D861

Plus Code: 9C5V9HJ3+R9

Entry Name: The Bridgewater Canal Burford Lane Aqueduct

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226458

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423755

Location: Lymm, Warrington, WA13

County: Warrington

Civil Parish: Lymm

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Oughtrington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Tagged with: Aqueduct

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3/34 Burford Lane Aqueduct


Aqueduct carrying Bridgewater Canal over Burford Lane, circa 1770 by
James Brindley. Red brick and sandstone. Deep segmental arch curving
down towards centre under canal, has curved faces and abutments, of
tooled sandstone to north and of brick (with springers and band
backing the arch, of stone) to south, with straight band above.
Curved batter to side-walls under archway, strengthened by C20 flush
bands of concrete. Curved parapet to towpath on north bank of canal.
Raised footpath under archway (east side) has brick side and stone

Listing NGR: SJ7039287342

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