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Latitude: 53.6176 / 53°37'3"N
Longitude: -2.8169 / 2°49'1"W
OS Eastings: 346055
OS Northings: 413757
OS Grid: SD460137
Mapcode National: GBR 8VRL.YY
Mapcode Global: WH86B.PBSK
Entry Name: Prescott Bridge
Listing Date: 1 March 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1297519
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386256
Location: Burscough, West Lancashire, Lancashire, L40
Civil Parish: Burscough
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burscough Bridge St John
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SD41SE MEADOW LANE
663-1/3/16 Prescott Bridge
Public road bridge over Rufford Branch of Leeds-Liverpool
Canal. c.1781, altered. Resident engineer Richard Owen. For
the Leeds-Liverpool Canal Company. Coursed squared sandstone
(parapets rebuilt in concrete); a semi-elliptical arch with
plain voussoirs, plain arch-band, plain terminal piers, large
rectangular metal tie-plates on west side, oval number plate
"5" on north side; and a humped cobbled deck (under remains of
C20 asphalt). Forms group with Baldwin's Lock and Bridge
approx. 500m south, and with German's Lock and Bridge approx.
400m further south, (q.v. under Moss Lane).
Listing NGR: SD4605513756
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