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Latitude: 52.2877 / 52°17'15"N
Longitude: -1.2249 / 1°13'29"W
OS Eastings: 452964
OS Northings: 265785
OS Grid: SP529657
Mapcode National: GBR 8RL.H46
Mapcode Global: VHCV4.QR9N
Entry Name: Oxford Canal Aqueduct Number 96
Listing Date: 11 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1366581
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360996
Location: Braunston, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11
Civil Parish: Braunston
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Braunston All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
BRAUNSTON OXFORD CANAL
4/110 Aqueduct No.96
Aqueduct. c.1830. Random blue and red brick. 3 parabolic arches with blue brick
surrounds, divided by brick buttresses. Parapet has blue brick coping, blue
brick string course at base. Iron plaque inscribed '96' over central arch,
Flanking walls extending forwards on either side, blue and red brick, partly
rendered. Carries the Oxford Canal across the River Leam. This section of the
canal was built in 1829-1834 as part of a scheme for shortening and
straightening the canal, which formerly joined the Grand Union Canal at
(H. Compton: The Oxford Canal, 1976, p.95).
Listing NGR: SP5296465785
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