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Latitude: 52.6185 / 52°37'6"N
Longitude: -3.1785 / 3°10'42"W
OS Eastings: 320309
OS Northings: 302953
OS Grid: SJ203029
Mapcode National: GBR 9Z.803Y
Mapcode Global: WH79W.4FPY
Entry Name: Bridge 124 over the Montgomeryshire Canal
Listing Date: 29 February 1996
Last Amended: 29 February 1996
Source ID: 16814
Building Class: Transport
Location: Carries a field track over the canal NW of Wernllwyd.
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 belongs to this original engineering work.
Description: Brick with stone copings to parapet. Single arched span, with slightly curving abutments, terminating in simple piers (damaged on the W side). Voussoir arch with advanced brick 'keystone'; simple string course defines base of parapet.
Included as part of the original engineering of the Montgomeryshire Canal, retaining its original character in spite of some damage.
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