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Manchester and Ashton Under Lyne Canal, Hollinwood Branch Waterhouses Aqueduct

A Grade II Listed Building in Failsworth East, Oldham

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Latitude: 53.5042 / 53°30'15"N

Longitude: -2.1203 / 2°7'12"W

OS Eastings: 392120

OS Northings: 400845

OS Grid: SD921008

Mapcode National: GBR FWMX.RK

Mapcode Global: WHB9J.D5LX

Plus Code: 9C5VGV3H+MV

Entry Name: Manchester and Ashton Under Lyne Canal, Hollinwood Branch Waterhouses Aqueduct

Listing Date: 6 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212440

Location: Oldham, M35

County: Oldham

Electoral Ward/Division: Failsworth East

Built-Up Area: Droylsden

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bardsley Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Waterhouses Aqueduct


Canal aqueduct over River Medlock. Between 1792 and 1798.
Benjamin Outram engineer. Hammer-dressed stone. Retaining
walls which are segmental in plan have two stone bands,
battered square terminating piers and a parapet wall on the
tow-path side only. Segmental arch. Canal filled in.

Listing NGR: SD9212000845

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