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Macclesfield Canal Bridge Number 70 at Sj 8795 6321

A Grade II Listed Building in Congleton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.166 / 53°9'57"N

Longitude: -2.1816 / 2°10'53"W

OS Eastings: 387957

OS Northings: 363219

OS Grid: SJ879632

Mapcode National: GBR 12D.F8F

Mapcode Global: WHBC1.GPC8

Plus Code: 9C5V5R89+99

Entry Name: Macclesfield Canal Bridge Number 70 at Sj 8795 6321

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237541

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428864

Location: Congleton, Cheshire East, CW12

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Congleton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Congleton Team

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 86 SE

Bridge No 70 at SJ 8795 6321

Canal accommodation bridge. c1827. William Crosley engineer. Coursed sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, some of the former with fine tooling. Eliptical arch/horseshoe with voussoirs - the projecting keystone rising to a chamfered band below the parapet: battered walls to either side terminate in squared piers. There is chamfered coping to top.

NB One in a series of fine bridges (and mileposts) on the Macclesfield Canal.

Listing NGR: SJ8795763219

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

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