Coalbrookdale footbridge, (on former Egginton Estate), Egginton - South Derbyshire

Footbridge, 1812. Cast-iron curved bridge. Bears the inscription 'Coalbrookdale 1812'. Structurally unsound. Sections of the ironwork are missing or corroded. The upstream flood arches have partially collapsed. The brick abutment walls are in need of consolidation and repair. The sluice gate appears to be non-functional. Initial discussions held with the landowner about options and funding.

Coalbrookdale footbridge, (on former Egginton Estate), Egginton - South Derbyshire
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Footbridge (on Former Eggington Estate at SK 264277)
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1140125
  • Local Planning Authority: South Derbyshire
  • Site Type: Gardens parks and urban spaces > Garden building


  • Building Name: Coalbrookdale footbridge
  • Locality: (on former Egginton Estate)
  • County: Derbyshire
  • District / Borough: South Derbyshire
  • Parish: Egginton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: South Derbyshire
  • Region: East Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Ben Robinson 01480 412107

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England