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Foxes Lift Bridge (171) at Sp 470 389 Oxford Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodicote, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0468 / 52°2'48"N

Longitude: -1.3146 / 1°18'52"W

OS Eastings: 447098

OS Northings: 238935

OS Grid: SP470389

Mapcode National: GBR 7T1.QFH

Mapcode Global: VHCW8.5TC8

Entry Name: Foxes Lift Bridge (171) at Sp 470 389 Oxford Canal

Listing Date: 19 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430916

Location: Banbury, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX16

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Banbury

Built-Up Area: Banbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bodicote

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

The following Buildings shall be added:-


2/10000 Foxes Lift-bridge (171) at SP 470 389


Accommodation lift-bridge. L C18 origins, C19 and C20 alterations.
Tilting, wooden plank deck with wooden hand rails and two balance
beams set at a raking angle. Brick abutments with concrete sills.
Brick wing walls with trailing edges and stone rubbing blocks on faces
to canal. One of an important series of Oxford Canal lift-bridges, of
a type now rare in England.

Listing NGR: SP4709838934

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

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