Building record 0411912000 - BRIDGE 121, GRAND UNION CANAL


Early nineteenth century canal bridge at Horton, built about 1839

Protected Status/Designation

  • Listed Building (II) 1117877: BRIDGE NUMBER 121 GRAND UNION CANAL


Type and Period (1)

  • CANAL BRIDGE (Built about 1839, 19th Century - 1800 AD to 1899 AD)


Grade II. Canal bridge. Circa 1839. Red and brown brick with band course and segmental brick coping to parapet. Brick end piers. 2 depressed arches, that to W. originally intended to cross narrow duplicate lock. N. parapet continued to E. and stepped down between square piers with pyramidal coping stones. (A.H. Faulkner, The Grand Junction Canal, 1971 p. 161-2)(B7).

Sources (7)

  • <1>SBC5981 Bibliographic reference: HADFIELD C 1966 CANALS OF THE EAST MIDLANDS P270.
  • <2>SBC5213 Bibliographic reference: FAULKNER A H 1972 GRAND JUNCTION CANAL.
  • <3>SBC6637 Bibliographic reference: INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY RECORD CARDS.
  • <4>SBC12006 Verbal communication: PIKE A R DEC 1977.
  • <5>SBC10448 Map: OS 1971 1:2500 MAP.
  • <6>SBC12183 Unpublished document: PIKE A R (BCM) NOV 1991 FIELD VISIT.
  • <7>SBC19041 Bibliographic reference: DoE. 1984. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest.


Grid reference SP 93140 19559 (point)
Civil Parish IVINGHOE, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • Event - Survey: Site visit (EBC13593)

Record last edited

Jan 25 2023 3:52PM

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