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Latitude: 53.7971 / 53°47'49"N
Longitude: -2.2345 / 2°14'4"W
OS Eastings: 384652
OS Northings: 433441
OS Grid: SD846334
Mapcode National: GBR DSVJ.1L
Mapcode Global: WHB7X.NT5H
Plus Code: 9C5VQQW8+R6
Entry Name: Sandy Holme Aqueduct in Thompson Park
Listing Date: 29 September 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245001
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467162
Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB10
Electoral Ward/Division: Bank Hall
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burnley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD83SW ORMEROD ROAD
906-1/3/108 (West side (off))
29/09/77 Sandy Holme Aqueduct in Thompson
Canal aqueduct over River Brun. c1790-6, for the
Leeds-Liverpool Canal Company; engineer, Robert Whitworth.
Dressed sandstone blocks, those in the lower half rusticated,
and rock-faced with random punching. 2 horseshoe arches, the
southern one over the river and the other over a footpath;
with a broad band over the arches, the retaining wall above
this slightly set back, a band over this, coped parapets, and
sloped concave abutment walls with rectangular terminal piers.
Listing NGR: SD8465233441
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