Grand Western Canal Structures

Crownhill Bridge

Bridge Name:   Crownhill Bridge
No.:   6
Location:   National Grid Reference: SS 99735 12737
Build Date:   1810 – 1814
Engineer:   John Rennie

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Carries a minor road from Halberton Lower Town. Also known as Changepath Bridge ( the tow path changes from the left to right bank ) and before that as Back Lane Bridge. Bridge carrying minor road over Grand Western Canal; All coursed conglomerate. Single elliptical arch with string course; round-headed coping to parapet. The roadway retains its kerb-blocks. Grade II listed structure Listing NGR: SS99735127371
References:   1. English Heritage List entry Number: 1105883