Leigh Road Railway Bridge


Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1056140

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1987

Statutory Address: Leigh Road Railway Bridge, Whatley Lane


Ordnance survey map of Leigh Road Railway Bridge
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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


ST30NE 4/116


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


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

Legacy System number: 262241

Legacy System: LBS

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