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placename:- Sheernest Bridge
site name:- Lancaster Canal
locality:- Holme
parish Holme parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
canal bridge; bridge
coordinates:- SD52677839
10Km square:- SD57

1Km square SD5278

photograph

Sheernest Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Holme -- Holme -- Cumbria / -- 30.1.2009
photograph

Sheernest Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Holme -- Holme -- Cumbria / -- View N. -- 30.1.2009

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
SHEERNESS BRIDGE OVER KENDAL/LANCASTER CANAL / / SHEERNEST LANE / HOLME / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76688 / SD5265278391
courtesy of English Heritage
Canal bridge c.1816. 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, copings and rounded fender course. Elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs and keystone. Arched parapets terminating in pilasters. Approx. 3.5m wide between parapets. Steps up at South-west corner.

placename:- Sheerness Bridge
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD52657839
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Sheernest Bridge -- Lancaster Canal -- Holme -- Holme -- Cumbria / -- View S. -- 30.1.2009

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