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Latitude: 52.3013 / 52°18'4"N
Longitude: -1.6855 / 1°41'7"W
OS Eastings: 421539
OS Northings: 267062
OS Grid: SP215670
Mapcode National: GBR 5LT.LPH
Mapcode Global: VHBXF.QFS6
Entry Name: Shrewley Tunnel South Portal on Grand Union Canal
Listing Date: 19 November 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1253006
English Heritage Legacy ID: 436127
Location: Shrewley, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35
Civil Parish: Shrewley
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Hatton Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
SP 26 NW SHREWLEY GRAND UNION CANAL
9/10003 Shrewley Tunnel south portal
Tunnel portal. Late C18 with later alterations. Probably designed by
Wm Felkin and Philip Henry Witton for Warwick and Birmingham Canal Co.
Brick and stone. Single semi-circular arch with brick band and outer
stone band with keystone and stone imposts. Above, a stone band
followed by a parapet with a line of Staffordshire blue bricks crowned
by a solid iron kerb. To left, a trailing edge wing wall of
alternating bands of brick and stone, consolidating embankment taking
towpath upwards to form horse-path which crosses fields to join
towpath tunnel attached to Shrewley Tunnel north portal q.v.
Listing NGR: SP2153967062
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