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Macclesfield Canal Bridge Number 61 at SJ 8899 6512

A Grade II Listed Building in Congleton, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.183 / 53°10'58"N

Longitude: -2.1663 / 2°9'58"W

OS Eastings: 388985

OS Northings: 365114

OS Grid: SJ889651

Mapcode National: GBR 126.K3N

Mapcode Global: WHBC1.P8N5

Plus Code: 9C5V5RMM+6F

Entry Name: Macclesfield Canal Bridge Number 61 at SJ 8899 6512

Listing Date: 10 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237548

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428877

Also known as: Bridge 61, Macclesfield Canal

ID on this website: 101237548

Location: Cheshire East, Cheshire, 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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5/10022 Bridge No 61 at SJ 8899


Canal road bridge. c1831. William Crosley engineer. Coursed sandstone blocks with ashlar dressings.
Horseshoe/eliptical arch with voussoirs and a prominent keystone that rises to a chamfered band
below the parapet. Walls terminate in squared piers: parapet has coping. C20 stone steps adjacent also
timber balustrading. Pipeline across west "face". Fine tooling to vault. NB One in a series of fine
bridges (and milestones) on the Macclesfield Canal.

Listing NGR: SJ8898565114

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