SHAWBURY BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1055386
Date first listed:
29-Oct-1986
Statutory Address:
SHAWBURY BRIDGE

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Location

Statutory Address:
SHAWBURY BRIDGE

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Shawbury
National Grid Reference:
SJ 56149 21292

Details

SJ 52 SE SHAWBURY C.P. SHAWBURY

9/134 Shawbury Bridge -

GV II

Bridge. Mid-C18, widened in 1936. Red and grey sandstone ashlar. 3 round arches with archivolts and raised triple keystones. Breakwaters with concave tops. Planking pilaster buttresses, string course and parapet. Angled wing walls The Bridge was widened to the south in 1936. Stone in southern parapet inscribed: "SALOP C.C./SHAWBURY BRIDGE/ WIDENED 1936". The bridge carries the Shrewsbury-Market Drayton road over the River Roden. Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of Shropshire, Shropshire County Libraries and Shropshire County Council, p.65.

Listing NGR: SJ5614921292

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
260130
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Blackwall, A, Historic Bridges of Shropshire, (1985), 65

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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