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Latitude: 51.3614 / 51°21'41"N
Longitude: -2.3106 / 2°18'38"W
OS Eastings: 378468
OS Northings: 162530
OS Grid: ST784625
Mapcode National: GBR 0QR.QLN
Mapcode Global: VH96T.W1TN
Entry Name: Dundas Aqueduct
Listing Date: 14 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1364071
English Heritage Legacy ID: 314745
Location: Winsley, Wiltshire, BA2
Civil Parish: Winsley
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
Church of England Parish: Winsley St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 76 SE WINSLEY DUNDAS
3/297 Dundas Aqueduct
Aqueduct carrying Kennet and Avon Canal over River Avon, c1805, by John Rennie. Ashlar, monumental classical with rusticated arch over the river framed by paired giant pilasters. Elliptical flanking arches with battered curved plain ashlar revetments beyond, the revetments with pilaster each side. Overall monumental Doric cornice with triglyph frieze, cornice broken forward over pilasters. In frieze over main arch each side is bronze plaque in raised frame, said to have inscriptions, added 1828, to Charles Dundas M.P., chairman of the canal company and to John Thomas, chief engineer. Top parapet, pierced with balusters over revetment walls.
Also listed as item 7/146 on list for Monkton Combe C.P., Avon.
Scheduled Ancient Monument.
Listing NGR: ST7846862530
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