Bridge 43 - Cheddleton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire,UK.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Poole/Freeman
N 53° 04.195 W 002° 02.447
30U E 564268 N 5880478
Quick Description: Bridge No 43 is located on the Caldon Canal at Cheddleton.
Location: West Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/25/2018 7:09:34 AM
Waymark Code: WMXKMQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
Views: 3

Long Description:
Bridge No 43 is located on the Caldon Canal Branch of the Trent and Mersey Canal at top Lock 13 in Cheddleton.
The arch bridge is built from Staffordshire blue bricks with stone copings. It is an accommodation bridge that allows access over the canal. (visit link)

The Caldon Branch of the Trent and Mersey Canal was built between Etruria and Froghall in 1776 at a cost of £23,560 and opened in 1779. It was built specifically to carry limestone from the quarries at Cauldon Low, near Froghall to Stoke-on-Trent. (visit link) (visit link)
What type of traffic does this bridge support?: hikers

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
Caldon Canal


Is the bridge still in service for its original purpose?: Yes

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Accommodation bridge

Location:
Cheddleton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire.


Length of bridge: Not listed

Height of bridge: Not listed

Date constructed: Not listed

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