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placename:- Mattinsons Bridge
other name:- Mattinson's Bridge
site name:- Lancaster Canal
parish Preston Richard parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
canal bridge; bridge
coordinates:- SD52488395
10Km square:- SD58

1Km square SD5283

photograph

Mattinsons Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- 24.11.2007
photograph

Mattinsons Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- 24.11.2007

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
KENDAL LANCASTER CANAL MATTINSONS BRIDGE NGR 5248 8395 NEAR LANE FARM CROOKLANDS / / / PRESTON RICHARD / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76518 / SD5248883946
courtesy of English Heritage
Canal Bridge c1818 by John Fletcher, engineer, from the original design of John Rennie whose route for the canal was authorised in 1792. Squared coursed limestone with limestone string copings and rounded fender course. Single elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Shallow arched parapets curved in plan with pilasters to each end. Approx. 10' wide between parapets. Built into embankments at each end with flight of steps up embankment on North-West side. Iron rope guard to south-west corner of arch stamped T. SAUL.

placename:- Mattinsons Bridge
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD52488394
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Mattinsons Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- Rubbing strip, but little worn. -- 24.11.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large Mattinsons Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- New number plate. -- 24.11.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large Mattinsons Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- View S. -- 24.11.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large Mattinsons Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- View N; the canal goes tightly round the contour. -- 24.11.2007
tiny photograph, 
button to large Mattinsons Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Preston Richard -- Cumbria / -- No fishing sign; the dangerous wires are many feet above the larch branches. -- 24.11.2007

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