West Bridge,

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1074789

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

Statutory Address: West Bridge, Augustine Road, Leicester

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: West Bridge, Augustine Road, Leicester

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

District: City of Leicester (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SK 58153 04331

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Details

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SK 5804 SW 2/350 ST AUGUSTINE ROAD West Bridge

(Formerly listed under WEST BRIDGE STREET)

II Opened 1891. A wide bridge with two channels, with stone abutments and cast iron arches with iron girders, not visible, under bridge. The arches are cast iron with four-centred arches with spandrels having trefoil and quatrefoil decoration, cornice above with Tudor roses. Heavy cast iron decorated railed parapet, and ashlar octagonal turrets at ends with ogee-shaped domes with crockets, finials, crenellation, and carved heads. The ashlar cutwater at centre rises to castellated refuge.

Spans the River Soar which is canalised at this section.

One of a series see:- Bridge over River Soar - The Newarke Bridge over River Soar - Mill Lane Bridge over River- Upperton Road



Listing NGR: SK5815304331

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 188836

Legacy System: LBS

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