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Clows Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Chalford, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7211 / 51°43'15"N

Longitude: -2.147 / 2°8'49"W

OS Eastings: 389938

OS Northings: 202493

OS Grid: SO899024

Mapcode National: GBR 1N1.3YX

Mapcode Global: VH955.Q0TG

Plus Code: 9C3VPVC3+C5

Entry Name: Clows Bridge

Listing Date: 12 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468818

Location: Chalford, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Chalford

Built-Up Area: Chalford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Chalford Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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1374/13/10013 Clows Bridge


Shown on OS map as Clowes Bridge. Canal bridge. Dated 1783. Limestone ashlar.Segmental arch with saw-tooth voussoirs; the keystone on the west side is inscribed :- "CLOWS ENGINR 1783"; above the keystone there is a projecting stone. The parapets are ramped up at the centre and have dressed stone coping. The Thames and Severn Canal was authorized in 1783 and opened in 1789; Josiah Clowes was the surveyor and engineer.

Listing NGR: SO8993802493

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