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Canal Bridge Number 49

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston Bagot, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2805 / 52°16'49"N

Longitude: -1.7491 / 1°44'56"W

OS Eastings: 417213

OS Northings: 264739

OS Grid: SP172647

Mapcode National: GBR 4KL.W2K

Mapcode Global: VH9ZY.MYP4

Plus Code: 9C4W77J2+69

Entry Name: Canal Bridge Number 49

Listing Date: 4 January 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382161

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482527

Location: Preston Bagot, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B95

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Preston Bagot

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Preston Bagot All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Description

SP16SE
1457-1/5/96
04/01/90

PRESTON BAGOT
SOUTH STRATFORD CANAL
Canal Bridge No.49
II

Includes: Canal Bridge No.49 SOUTH STRATFORD CANAL CLAVERDON.
Split bridge. c1812-1816, with later restorations. Brick
abutments with stone copings and cast-iron handrails and
decks. Abutments support 2 cantilevered decks with x-framed
integral handrails and are split for tow ropes. Splayed
parapet walls, with original fixed iron rod to copings.
The South Stratford Canal was constructed between 1793-1816 at
a cost of ยป500,000. 13.5 miles of the canal from Kingswood
Junction, Lapworth to Stratford-upon-Avon was leased by the
National Trust in 1960 from the British Waterways Board for
restoration. The National Trust acquired the freehold c1964.
Part of this item is also listed in Claverdon CP.

Listing NGR: SP1721364739

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