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Canal Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Burgh by Sands, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9249 / 54°55'29"N

Longitude: -3.1186 / 3°7'7"W

OS Eastings: 328405

OS Northings: 559481

OS Grid: NY284594

Mapcode National: GBR 6CNH.MC

Mapcode Global: WH6YP.2G6W

Entry Name: Canal Aqueduct

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335635

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78240

Location: Burgh By Sands, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Burgh by Sands

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Burgh-by-Sands St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1144626. This entry was removed from the List on 26th February 2016.

NY 25 NE
4/55

BURGH BY SANDS
Easton Marsh

Canal Aqueduct


II

Canal aqueduct, later railway bridge. 1819-1823 for the Carlisle Canal. Brick
with red sandstone coping. 2 small round brick arches with plank doors on the
seaward side, to prevent sea water from flowing into French Creek. Broadly
spaced serpentine curved parapets. When the canal closed in 1853, it was
converted to a railway and was in use until the closure of the Silloth Branch in
1964.


Listing NGR: NY 28405 59481

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