Lune Aqueduct carrying the Preston to Kendal Canal over the River Lune, Lancaster

RIBApix ref no RIBA47622
Architect/DesignerRennie, John (1761-1821)
Stevens, Alexander (c. 1730-1796)
Artist/PhotographerLambert, Sam (1927-1981)
CountryUK: England
CityLancaster
Subject Date1797
Image Date1972
ViewExterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 177 Lancaster (2)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: John Rennie Senior engineered both the acqueduct and the canal it carries on five semi-circular arches. Alexander Stevens Senior was responsible for the design of the aqueduct which was completed by his son, Alexander Stevens (fl. 1796-1812) after his death in 1796.

Subject tags

arches, stone, rivers, canals, aqueducts