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Latitude: 53.1598 / 53°9'35"N
Longitude: -2.18 / 2°10'47"W
OS Eastings: 388061
OS Northings: 362539
OS Grid: SJ880625
Mapcode National: GBR 12D.TZD
Mapcode Global: WHBC1.HT4Z
Entry Name: Macclesfield Canal Biddulph Valley Aqueduct at Sj 8801 6245
Listing Date: 10 February 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1237570
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428869
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
SJ 86 SE CONGLETON MACCLESFIELDCANAL
at SJ 8801 6245
Aqueduct over mineral railway. c1830 by William Crosley. Sandstone abutments (rock masonry),
cast iron trough, some brickwork. Cast iron trough flanked by brick skew vaulting to arch: the outer
"faces" of the aqueduct are rock masonry. The single arch over the mineral railway line is
roundheaded with voussoirs; the raised keystone connecting with a plain ashlar band at deck level:
the embankment walls are curved: the coping is of rough rock masonry. Setts remain to the towpath.
NB Gates set within stone coping to canal sides.
Listing NGR: SJ8806162539
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