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Remains of the Basin at the Bottom of the Inclined Plane,20 Yards to East of Inner Meadow Cottage.

A Grade II Listed Building in Combe Hay, Bath and North East Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3418 / 51°20'30"N

Longitude: -2.3686 / 2°22'6"W

OS Eastings: 374423

OS Northings: 160370

OS Grid: ST744603

Mapcode National: GBR 0QW.VBJ

Mapcode Global: VH96S.WJPP

Entry Name: Remains of the Basin at the Bottom of the Inclined Plane,20 Yards to East of Inner Meadow Cottage.

Listing Date: 5 May 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320442

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32449

Location: Combe Hay, Bath and North East Somerset, BA2

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Combe Hay

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Remains of the Basin at the
bottom of the Inclined Plane, 20
yards to east of Inner Meadow
5.5.82 Cottage.


Remains of canal basin; retaining walls. Circa 1801 for the Somerset Coal
Canal. Ashlar retaining walls approximately 3 feet high on north and west
sides and 4 feet high on south side. The north and south walls are
approximately 60 yards long. The basin and inclined plane which rose up the
hill to the west, represent the second attempt to achieve the change in level
on this branch of the canal. (K.R. Clew, The Somersetshire Coal Canal and

Listing NGR: ST7442360370

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