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placename:- Crooklands Bridge
site name:- Lancaster Canal
locality:- Crooklands
parish Preston Richard parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
canal bridge; bridge
coordinates:- SD53388358
10Km square:- SD58

1Km square SD5383

photograph

Crooklands Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Crooklands -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- Damaged by an unnecessary long lorry on the small road. -- 24.11.2007
photograph

Crooklands Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Crooklands -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- Bridge number plate - looks like a new replacement:- -- '166' -- 24.11.2007

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
CROOKLANDS BRIDGE OVER KENDAL LANCASTER CANAL NGR 5339 8358 / / / PRESTON RICHARD / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76526 / SD5338683579
courtesy of English Heritage
Canal Bridge. c1818 by John Fletcher, engineer, from the original designs by John Rennie whose route for the canal was authorised in 1792. Square, coursed limestone with limestone string, copings and rounded fender course. Single elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Shallow arched parapets, slightly curved in plan to North-West; pilasters to each end. Built into embankment at both ends.

placename:- Crooklands Bridge
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD53388357
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Crooklands Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Crooklands -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- Canal boat Waterwitch moored at Crooklands. -- 24.11.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large Crooklands Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Crooklands -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- Swan and cygnets, coming for crumbs. -- 24.11.2007

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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