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Latitude: 53.6038 / 53°36'13"N
Longitude: -1.9416 / 1°56'29"W
OS Eastings: 403959
OS Northings: 411912
OS Grid: SE039119
Mapcode National: GBR GVWR.FW
Mapcode Global: WHB91.4PP4
Entry Name: Entrance Portal to Standedge Canal Tunnel
Listing Date: 11 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1266901
English Heritage Legacy ID: 420303
Location: Kirklees, HD7
Electoral Ward/Division: Colne Valley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Marsden St Bartholomew
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 0397 1192 TUNNEL END
Entrance Portal to
- Standedge Canal Tunnel
1798-1811. Canal tunnel portal. Engineer Benjamin Outram. Semicircular
ashlar arch forms entrance to stone vaulted tunnel. Coursed rubble
walling with string course and ashlar coping. The tunnel is 3 miles
171 yards long, 3 yards wide and 17 feet high. Water level is 8 feet.
Listing NGR: SE0395911911
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