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Mattinsons Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal Ngr 5248 8395

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston Richard, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.249 / 54°14'56"N

Longitude: -2.7306 / 2°43'50"W

OS Eastings: 352490

OS Northings: 483945

OS Grid: SD524839

Mapcode National: GBR 9MC9.MM

Mapcode Global: WH839.0GZJ

Entry Name: Mattinsons Bridge over Kendal/Lancaster Canal Ngr 5248 8395

Listing Date: 12 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336088

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76518

Location: Preston Richard, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Preston Richard

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Lonsdale Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 58 SW



Mattinson's Bridge
over Kendal/Lancaster
Canal NGR 5248/8395
Near Lane Farm, Crooklands


Canal Bridge c1818 by John Fletcher, engineer, from the original design of John
Rennie whose route for the canal was authorised in 1792. Squared coursed
limestone with limestone string copings and rounded fender course. Single
elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Shallow arched parapets
curved in plan with pilasters to each end. Approx. 10' wide between parapets.
Built into embankments at each end with flight of steps up embankment on
North-West side. Iron rope guard to south-west corner of arch stamped T. SAUL.

Listing NGR: SD5249083945

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