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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: POOL LOCK AQUEDUCT

List entry Number: 1330050

Location

POOL LOCK AQUEDUCT, MACCLESFIELD CANAL

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire EastUnitary AuthorityChurch Lawton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Mar-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 56499

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History

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Details

CHURCH LAWTON C.P. MACCLESFIELD CANAL SJ 85 SW 8298 5488 10/28 Pool Lock Aqueduct - - II

Canal Aqueduct carrying the Macclesfield Canal branch of the Trent and Mersey Canal over the Trent and Mersey Canal. Dated 1829. Red English bond brick with ashlar dressings. Single span. Central cambered archway with chamfered ashlar quoins to the sides and similar voussoirs. To either side its retaining wall curves forward and is battered and there is a battered pilaster buttress to either side. An ashlar roll-moulding divides the body of the bridge from the parapet which has an ashlar coping. To the centre above the arch is a rectangular datestone with projecting surround which is inscribed "POOL LOCK/AQUEDUCT/MDCCCXXVIIII". This branch of the Macclesfield Canal was owned by the Trent and Mersey Canal Company and built by their engineers.

Listing NGR: SJ8299954916

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National Grid Reference: SJ 82999 54916

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