Monument record M17942 - Aqueduct over the Idle at Retford


AQUEDUCT (Georgian to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference SK 70270 80759 (point)
Map sheet SK78SW
District Bassetlaw
Civil Parish East Retford, Bassetlaw


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Aqueduct carrying the Chesterfield canal over the River Idle at Retford. Triple span structure built of stone and brick, blue brick arches one side stone the other. Date stone states the orignal build date of 1777, restored 1979. (1)
Shown on Sanderson. (2)
See M6296 and M6297 for further aqueducts in Retford.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

Ill, Parish File

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

2, Digital (one from each side)

<1> Cauldwell JA and White J, 2003, Bridges Survey (Unpublished document). SNT1665.

<2> Sanderson G, 1835, 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in (Map). SNT48.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • <1> Unpublished document: Cauldwell JA and White J. 2003. Bridges Survey.
  • <2> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (3)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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