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Canal Bridge (Over Former Melton Canal)

A Grade II Listed Building in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7632 / 52°45'47"N

Longitude: -0.8914 / 0°53'29"W

OS Eastings: 474899

OS Northings: 318975

OS Grid: SK748189

Mapcode National: GBR BNW.PG4

Mapcode Global: WHFK0.8TR1

Entry Name: Canal Bridge (Over Former Melton Canal)

Listing Date: 12 October 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265072

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426200

Location: Melton, Leicestershire, LE13

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Town: Melton

Electoral Ward/Division: Melton Dorian

Built-Up Area: Melton Mowbray

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Melton Mowbray Team

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

1.
5305 LEICESTER ROAD
Canal Bridge
(over former Melton Canal)
SK 7418 3/165

II

2.
Earlier C19. Cooke and Sons Engineers Melton. Cast iron bridge over former Melton
Canal. Balustrade with Gothic arches, arched at top and bottom, singly and in pairs.
Canal elevations both have centre fine scrolled bracket and panelled base, south
side has makers name and date on plaque. Octagonal end piers with band and polygonal
cap. Piers to towpaths, those on north side shorter. South side has additional
gate piers. Shown on map of 1839 as 'Navigation Bridge'.


Listing NGR: SK7489918975

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

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