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Latitude: 53.7891 / 53°47'20"N
Longitude: -2.268 / 2°16'4"W
OS Eastings: 382441
OS Northings: 432562
OS Grid: SD824325
Mapcode National: GBR DSLM.SG
Mapcode Global: WHB83.4181
Entry Name: West Portal of Gannow Tunnel
Listing Date: 29 September 1977
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1270965
English Heritage Legacy ID: 467038
Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB12
Electoral Ward/Division: Trinity
Built-Up Area: Burnley
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burnley (Habergham Eaves) St Matthew the Apostle
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD8232NW COG LANE, Rose Grove
906-1/13/232 (West side)
29/09/77 West portal of Gannow Tunnel
Portal of Gannow tunnel of Leeds-Liverpool Canal. c1797-1801.
Engineer, Samuel Fletcher. Coursed squared punch-dressed
sandstone blocks. Semicircular arch with rusticated voussoirs
and channelled pilasters, these and the spandrels between them
decorated with a sort of hieroglyphic "vermiculation"; a plain
band, and coped parapet; slightly concave full-height
abutments; oval number plate "128" on the right-hand abutment.
Listing NGR: SD8244132561
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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