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Latitude: 52.6323 / 52°37'56"N
Longitude: -3.1693 / 3°10'9"W
OS Eastings: 320961
OS Northings: 304475
OS Grid: SJ209044
Mapcode National: GBR 9Z.78DC
Mapcode Global: WH79W.932C
Entry Name: Bridge 122 over the Montgomeryshire Canal
Listing Date: 29 February 1996
Last Amended: 29 February 1996
Source ID: 16751
Building Class: Transport
Location: Carries the by-road over the canal.
Community: Welshpool (Y Trallwng)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
History: The Montgomeryshire Canal was built as far as Garthmyl, to the S of Welshpool, 1794-97, engineered by John and Thomas Dadford. This bridge (with later repair work) belongs to this original engineering work.
Description: Brick with stone copings to parapet (partially rebuilt to the SE). Single arched span, with slightly curving abutments, terminating in simple piers. Voussoir arch with advanced brick 'keystone', and plain string course defining the base of the parapet.
Included as part of the original engineering of the Montgomeryshire Canal, retaining its original character through later repair work.
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