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Chapel Lane Bridge (Number 39) leeds and Liverpool Canal Chapel Lane Bridge (Number 39)

A Grade II Listed Building in Parbold, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5863 / 53°35'10"N

Longitude: -2.759 / 2°45'32"W

OS Eastings: 349853

OS Northings: 410231

OS Grid: SD498102

Mapcode National: GBR 9V5Z.H4

Mapcode Global: WH86K.L4D1

Entry Name: Chapel Lane Bridge (Number 39) leeds and Liverpool Canal Chapel Lane Bridge (Number 39)

Listing Date: 19 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357849

Location: Parbold, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Parbold

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Douglas-in-Parbold Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 41 SE
4/73 Chapel Lane Bridge (No 39)

Accommodation bridge over Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Probably early
1770s. Coursed sandstone. Single elliptical arch. Band below parapet with
coping. The section of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal between Newburgh and
Gathurst follows the line of Leigh's Cut, begun by the Douglas Navigation
c1753. Work was in progress in 1772, and the canal between Gathurst and
Liverpool was opened for traffic in 1774. Hadfield, C., and Biddle, G.,
The Canals of North West England, 1970, vol I, p73.

Listing NGR: SD4985310231

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