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LUMB BROOK BRIDGE (AN AQUEDUCT)

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LUMB BROOK BRIDGE (AN AQUEDUCT)

List entry Number: 1135858

Location

LUMB BROOK BRIDGE (AN AQUEDUCT), LUMB BROOK ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Warrington

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Stockton Heath

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Dec-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 58948

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 68 NW APPLETON C.P. LUMB BROOK ROAD (North End) 3/12 Lumb Brook Bridge (an aqueduct).

II

Aqueduct carrying the Bridgewater Canal, 1770 (date on springer) by James Brindley for the Duke of Bridgewater. Squared snecked Cyclopean blocks of red and yellow sandstone with red brick lining to the deep segmental arch for Lumb Brook Road. Slightly concave, broadly canted and battered abutments. Ramped path from road to towpath has sandstone retaining walls and simple post-and-rail fence. A brick parapet wall, curved in plan, with 6 rectangular recessed panels to outer side and concrete coping (probably rebuilt mid C20) protects the towpath.

A semicircular arched sandstone culvert carries Lumb Brook diagonally beneath the road through the aqueduct.

The northern half of the aqueduct is in Stockton Heath CP.

Listing NGR: SJ6220886082

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National Grid Reference: SJ 62208 86082

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