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TUNNEL UNDER MACCLESFIELD CANAL

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: TUNNEL UNDER MACCLESFIELD CANAL

List entry Number: 1390920

Location

TUNNEL UNDER MACCLESFIELD CANAL

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

County:

District: Cheshire East

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Congleton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Mar-2004

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 491699

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History

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Details

CONGLETON

702/0/10033 Tunnel under Macclesfield Canal 26-MAR-04

GV II Canal tunnel. 1830. Built by William Crosley, engineer to the Macclesfield Canal Company, opened in November 1831. Ashlar. South tunnel portal has round arched entrance with plain raised keystone. Above plain ashlar band. Portal abutments are slightly splayed again with plain ashlar coping. The round arched tunnel stretches approxiamately 15 meters north. The north portal no longer survives, and the tunnel is now blocked. This tunnel forms an essential functional element of the Macclesfield Canal. SJ8666362190

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National Grid Reference: SJ 86663 62189

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