Leigh Road Railway Bridge

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1056140
Date first listed:
30-Nov-1987
Statutory Address:
Leigh Road Railway Bridge, Whatley Lane

Map

Ordnance survey map of Leigh Road Railway Bridge
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Location

Statutory Address:
Leigh Road Railway Bridge, Whatley Lane

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

County:
Somerset
District:
South Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Winsham
National Grid Reference:
ST3621405571

Details

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WINSHAM CP BRIDGE WHATLEY LANE Leigh Road Railway Bridge

GV II Road bridge over railway. Circa 1860. Rusticated and squared local lias stone, some boasted, Ham stone copings: cast iron girders carrying brick vaults, themselves slightly arched. Bridge has square piers at ends and at bank seats; with a boasted band course at road level. The parapets flat with simple Ham stone copings; the four cast-iron beams have segmental bottom flanges, linked by three tie-rods additionally restraining the brick vaults carrying the road.

(According to Industrial Archaeological Society this is one of only two of this type remaining in the county).

Listing NGR: ST3621405571

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
262241
Legacy System:
LBS

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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