Monument record MDR11195 - Scotch Bridge, Trent & Mersey Canal, Weston-on-Trent

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Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

Standard brick single arch Trent & Mersey canal bridge. (1) Late 19th and early 20th century OS maps show this as 'Fine George's Bridge'. (2, 3, 4) Grade II listed. Built in 1770 by the engineer James Brindley as part of the Trent and Mersey Canal. Minor later repairs. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2002. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part VI: South Derbyshire. p 26.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <5> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. 9/4027/260.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 40212 27484 (14m by 13m)
Civil Parish WESTON UPON TRENT, SOUTH DERBYSHIRE, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Apr 4 2018 1:21PM

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