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Trent and Mersey Canal Gaskell's Bridge Number 46 at Sk 1699

A Grade II Listed Building in Alrewas, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.7349 / 52°44'5"N

Longitude: -1.7497 / 1°44'58"W

OS Eastings: 416998

OS Northings: 315276

OS Grid: SK169152

Mapcode National: GBR 4D5.GH2

Mapcode Global: WHCGJ.3J27

Plus Code: 9C4WP7M2+W4

Entry Name: Trent and Mersey Canal Gaskell's Bridge Number 46 at Sk 1699

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237274

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428502

Location: Alrewas, Lichfield, Staffordshire, DE13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Alrewas

Built-Up Area: Alrewas

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Alrewas All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

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9/10004 Gaskell's Bridge No 46,
Church Road at SK 1699
- II

Canal road bridge. Late C18. Red brick with stone coping. Single span with towpath and humped back. Segmental headed arch with swept wings terminating in piers at all 4 comers. Stone springing stones. Stone plaque at crown on south elevation. Built in 2 sections or widened at an early stage. Minor repairs, especially to north side and jambs. The Trent and Mersey Canal was built between
1766 and 1777 by James Brindley and Hugh Henshall.
Charles Hadfield, The Canals of the West Midlands (1966)
Jean Lindsay, The Trent and Mersey Canal (1979)

Listing NGR: SK1699815276

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