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Latitude: 55.8411 / 55°50'27"N
Longitude: -4.4055 / 4°24'19"W
OS Eastings: 249468
OS Northings: 663487
OS Grid: NS494634
Mapcode National: GBR 3L.51LS
Mapcode Global: WH3P6.9GD1
Plus Code: 9C7QRHRV+CQ
Entry Name: The Glasgow, Paisley and Johnstone Canal, Aqueduct over lane near Blackhall, Paisley
Listing Name: Aqueduct, Blackhall
Listing Date: 27 March 1997
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 390716
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB44021
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Paisley East and Central
Traditional County: Renfrewshire
Thomas Telford, 1806-9. Canal aqueduct, built over lane later converted to railway use, closed 1881. Stugged grey sandstone ashlar in concave form, single arch with rubble sides, channelled voussoirs and vermiculated keystone, plain ashlar course above as base course to terraced wallhead coped with ashlar. Terminal pier with block coping, and outer splay. No parapet above ground.
The aqueduct lies to the NE of Blackhall Railway Viaduct (listed separately) with which it is related, though the railway was later realigned under a new bridge adjoined to former aqueduct to SE. Property of Railtrack (1997).
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