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Rugby Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Rugby, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3892 / 52°23'21"N

Longitude: -1.2617 / 1°15'42"W

OS Eastings: 450338

OS Northings: 277055

OS Grid: SP503770

Mapcode National: GBR 7P1.5T5

Mapcode Global: VHCTR.26TR

Entry Name: Rugby Aqueduct

Listing Date: 19 November 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1249970

English Heritage Legacy ID: 432184

Location: Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

Electoral Ward/Division: Newbold and Brownsover

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Rugby

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Newbold-on-Avon St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

RUGBY OXFORD CANAL
SP 57 NW
9/10003 Rugby aqueduct, shown on OS map as
Browns over Aqueduct

- II

Aqueduct. 1831-34, repaired and refurbished 1991. Single span across
road. Cast-iron trough constructed of bolted planks, slung between
semi-circular, openwork metal girders supporting towpath and offside
Moulded iron cornices. Solid brick abutments and outward-curving wing
walls with stone mouldings and copings. Brick pilasters rising to
parapet height and finished in stone, at four corners of trough and
at terminations of wings. Parapets are square section metal railings
with partly flat and partly moulded top rails. Constructed
during improvements to Oxford canal carried out with William Cubitt
as consulting engineer.


Listing NGR: SP5048977480

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