Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge c. 650 M SE of Duke's Cut, Oxford

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
358650
Names
Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge c. 650 M SE of Duke's Cut
Coordinates
51.7873610° N, 1.2886830° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

Aerial view of Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge c. 650 M SE of Duke's Cut, Oxford
Location map of Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge c. 650 M SE of Duke's Cut, Oxford. Click image for a larger, interactive view.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge c. 650 M SE of Duke's Cut, Oxford
Aerial view of Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge c. 650 M SE of Duke's Cut, Oxford. Click image for a larger, interactive view.

Timeline

10 Apr 1987

Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge c. 650 M SE of Duke's Cut designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Oxford Canal Tilting Bridge c. 650 M SE of Duke's Cut is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1046561
Grade
II
Name
OXFORD CANAL TILTING BRIDGE APPROXIMATELY 650 METRES SOUTH EAST OF DUKE'S CUT
Location
OXFORD CANAL TILTING BRIDGE APPROXIMATELY 650 METRES SOUTH EAST OF DUKE'S CUT
District
Oxford
County
Oxfordshire
Grid Reference
SP 49160 10095

GOSFORD AND WATER EATON OXFORD CANAL SP41SE 5/44 Tilting bridge approx. 650m. SE of Duke's Cut - II Tilting canal bridge and embankment walls. Late C18 by James Brindley. Wooden bridge; brick walls with stone details. Flat wooden bridge with long raking counterwight beams. Widening embankment walls have brick copings, sloping away from the bridge, and have large rusticated stone blocks set into the brickwork beneath the bridge to act as fenders. This type of bridge is unique to the Oxford Canal.

Listing NGR: SP4916110094

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Bibliography

  1. “OXFORD CANAL TILTING BRIDGE APPROXIMATELY 650 METRES SOUTH EAST OF DUKE'S CUT.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1046561>