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Latitude: 53.7337 / 53°44'1"N
Longitude: -2.4923 / 2°29'32"W
OS Eastings: 367618
OS Northings: 426477
OS Grid: SD676264
Mapcode National: GBR CT18.69
Mapcode Global: WH971.PFC1
Entry Name: Leeds and Liverpool Canal Ewood Aqueduct
Listing Date: 18 February 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1267539
English Heritage Legacy ID: 418398
Location: Blackburn with Darwen, BB2
County: Blackburn with Darwen
Electoral Ward/Division: Ewood
Built-Up Area: Blackburn
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Ewood St Bartholomew
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/08/2015
Canal aqueduct over public road. Probably earlier C19. Coursed rock-faced sandstone. Straight tunnel with concave abutments to the embankment forming semi-circular approaches on both sides. Battered and concave facades, each having a semi-circular arch with a keystone and radiating masonry up to the band, rectangular pilasters, a plain band, plain frieze and moulded cornice, and a parapet with flat coping. Ramped concave abutments, all continued in similar masonry for approximately one third of their length, ending with simple pilasters, and then continued in smaller coursed squared masonry; with flat copings. Forms a group with Hollin Bridge (q.v.) to the east; and the west end of a linear group of canal structures centred on Nova Scotia Wharf, Lock No.52 forming the east end of this group.
Listing NGR: SD6761826477
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