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Avon Aqueduct, Edinburgh and Glasgow Union Canal Aqueduct

A Category A Listed Building in Linlithgow, West Lothian

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.9642 / 55°57'51"N

Longitude: -3.656 / 3°39'21"W

OS Eastings: 296725

OS Northings: 675812

OS Grid: NS967758

Mapcode National: GBR 1Q.X6LY

Mapcode Global: WH5R7.TC74

Entry Name: Avon Aqueduct, Edinburgh and Glasgow Union Canal Aqueduct

Listing Date: 21 February 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 339345

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB7468

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Linlithgow

County: West Lothian

Electoral Ward: Upper Braes

Parish: Linlithgow

Traditional County: West Lothian

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Description

Hugh Baird engineer, 1822. Tall, 12 round-arched aqueduct, 810' long and 86' high. cream squared stugged sandstone rubble and bull faced rubble. Cast-iron railing to parapet (replacing older wrought one). Cobbled tow path. Cast-iron trough.

Statement of Interest

SCHEDULED MONUMENT.

Built on the united advice of Baird and Telford.

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