WRIGHTINGTON BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1073012

Date first listed: 22-Jul-1976

Statutory Address: WRIGHTINGTON BRIDGE, HALL LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WRIGHTINGTON BRIDGE, HALL LANE

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

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire (District Authority)

Parish: Wrightington

National Grid Reference: SD 53331 10823

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History

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Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 13/01/2015

SD 51 SW 5/100

WRIGHTINGTON, HALL LANE, Wrightington Bridge

22-2-1967

II

Public road bridge over Wrightington Pond. 1778, widened 1927. Sandstone ashlar. Each face has 3 segmental arches, the middle one of greater diameter. Each has-a moulding around the extrados. In each spandrel is a sunken boss. The balustrade is canted upwards towards the middle, as is a moulded cornice below. The end piers have sunk panels. When the bridge was widened a new flat road deck was constructed and one facade was dismantled and rebuilt. Previously also designated as a Scheduled Ancient Monument, the bridge was removed from the schedule on 9 January 2015. Wrightington, Lancs 79. VCH, vol 6, p173.

Listing NGR: SD5333110823

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 357876

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Farrer, W, Brownbill, J, The Victoria History of the County of Lancaster, (1914), 173

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