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Rochdale Canal Black Pit Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Hebden Bridge, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.7403 / 53°44'24"N

Longitude: -2.0151 / 2°0'54"W

OS Eastings: 399100

OS Northings: 427097

OS Grid: SD991270

Mapcode National: GBR GTC5.JY

Mapcode Global: WHB8F.07PZ

Entry Name: Rochdale Canal Black Pit Aqueduct

Listing Date: 21 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1230245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 405064

Location: Hebden Royd, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Hebden Royd

Built-Up Area: Hebden Bridge

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hebden Bridge St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 991271

5/232 Black Pit Aqueduct



Canal aqueduct over the River Calder. Dated 1797, W. Jessop and W. Crossley
engineers. Large dressed stone. 4 segmental arches with keystones with bull-
nosed breakwaters with pitch faced stone piers over. Parapet has carved head
to keystone and bears date. Band and parapet with large cappings. An
impressive engineering feat adjacent to the centre of Hebden Bridge.
Illustrated in C. Spencer, Hebden Bridge History Trail (Hebden Bridge, no date)

Listing NGR: SD9910027097

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