Goole Bridge

Date:
1 Apr 2001
Location:
Goole Bridge, Bridge Street, Goole, East Riding Of Yorkshire, East Yorkshire
Reference:
IOE01/02439/01
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

GOOLE BRIDGE STREET SE 72 SW 10/57 Goole Bridge

GV II Road swing bridge. 1864. Wrought iron or steel, ashlar abutments with cast-iron railings; brick starling with ashlar dressings. Roadway flanked by walls of plate girders ramped up to a central pair of transverse arched girders forming portal over roadway and outer pedestrian walkways. Original railings to north abutment have square-section principals with ornate finials, plain bars with pointed finials above a single top rail. Bridge rotates on circular drum housed on a starling with rounded ashlar plinth and coping, and pair of segmental-arched openings to east end. Kelly's Directory of West Yorkshire, 1867.

Listing NGR: SE7443522956

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1749 IOE Records taken by Janet Roworth; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mrs Janet Roworth. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Roworth, Janet

Rights Holder: Roworth, Janet

Keywords

Ashlar, Steel, Wrought Iron, Victorian Road Bridge, Transport, Road Transport Site, Bridge, Swing Bridge, Monument <By Form>, Movable Bridge

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