MILFORD BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1055116

Date first listed: 27-Nov-1987

Statutory Address: MILFORD BRIDGE

Map

Ordnance survey map of MILFORD BRIDGE
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Location

Statutory Address: MILFORD BRIDGE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Baschurch

District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Little Ness

National Grid Reference: SJ4209021082

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

LITTLE NESS C.P. SJ 42 SW 2/140

MILFORD

Milford Bridge

II

Road bridge. 1831. Thomas Stanton, engineer. Tooled red sandstone ashlar. Two segmental arches with stepped voussoirs, impost bands, and central semi-circular cutwaters. Curved wing walls with square end piers, string course and plain parapet with rounded top. Parapet of large stone blocks with herringbone tooling. The contract for the building of the bridge was awarded to Nathaniel Edwards. Thomas Stanton was deputy to Thomas Telford, the County Surveyor of Bridges. Milford Bridge carries the Little Ness-Baschurch road over the River Perry.

The asset was previously listed twice also at List entry 1055933. That entry was removed from the List on 14 December 2016.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15 December 2016.

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 259205

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Blackwall, A, Historic Bridges of Shropshire, (1985), 27

End of official listing