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Trent Aqueduct

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at Great Haywood, Stafford

This is a four arch masonry aqueduct, built by James Brindley c.1772 to take the Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal over the River Trent.[1]

It was built on dry land, and the river was then diverted to flow under it.

See also Milford Aqueduct.

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Sources of Information

  1. Civil Engineering Heritage - West Midlands by Roger Cragg, Phillimore & Co, 2010