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placename:- Farleton Turnpike Bridge
site name:- Lancaster Canal
locality:- Farleton
parish Beetham parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
canal bridge; bridge
coordinates:- SD53358105
10Km square:- SD58

1Km square SD5381

photograph

Farleton Turnpike Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Farleton -- Beetham -- Cumbria / -- 16.8.2013
photograph

Farleton Turnpike Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Farleton -- Beetham -- Cumbria / -- 16.8.2013

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
FARLETON TURNPIKE BRIDGE OVER KENDAL/LANCASTER CANAL / / A6070 / BEETHAM / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76562 / SD5335081056
courtesy of English Heritage
Canal bridge c1816. Probably by John Fletcher, engineer, from the original designs of John Rennie whose route for the canal was authorised in 1792. Squared coursed limestone with limestone string and copings and rounded fender course. Single elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Shallow arched parapets with pilasters to each end. Approx. 6m between parapets. At skew angle to direction of canal. Built to a high standard for Turnpike Trust as indicated by original specification out to tender in 1815, in Kendal Record Office at time of survey.

placename:- Farleton Turnpike Bridge
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD53358105
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Farleton Turnpike Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Farleton -- Beetham -- Cumbria / -- View N. -- 16.8.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Farleton Turnpike Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Farleton -- Beetham -- Cumbria / -- View S. -- 16.8.2013

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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