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Latitude: 53.4834 / 53°29'0"N
Longitude: -2.2268 / 2°13'36"W
OS Eastings: 385047
OS Northings: 398547
OS Grid: SJ850985
Mapcode National: GBR DNG.H8
Mapcode Global: WHB9G.RPTX
Entry Name: Rochdale Canal Retaining Wall on South Side of Redhill Street, West of Union Street Bridge
Listing Date: 6 June 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1270860
English Heritage Legacy ID: 456988
Location: Manchester, M4
Electoral Ward/Division: Ancoats and Clayton
Built-Up Area: Manchester
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Manchester Church of the Apostles
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SJ8498 ROCHDALE CANAL, Ancoats
698-1/17/466 Retaining wall on south side of
Redhill Street, west of Union Street
Retaining wall between canal and Redhill Street (formerly
known as Union Street) which served as tow-path to this
section of canal. 1804. Red brick up to street level, with
blocked openings to former tunnels to Murrays Mills; parapet
of massive millstone grit slabs with rounded tops, and at east
end (next to Union Street Bridge (q.v.) a massive square block
with remains of iron fittings for former tow-rope roller. West
end terminates just east of footbridge in front of Royal Mill.
Forms group with Union Street Bridge and the cotton mills on
the opposite side of Redhill Street (q.v.).
Listing NGR: SJ8504798546
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