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ASPENDEN BRIDGE (OVER RIVER RIB)

List Entry Summary

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

Name: ASPENDEN BRIDGE (OVER RIVER RIB)

List entry Number: 1101361

Location

ASPENDEN BRIDGE (OVER RIVER RIB), ASPENDEN ROAD

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Buntingford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Jul-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 159707

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TL 32NE ASPENDEN ASPENDEN ROAD

4/2 Aspenden Bridge (over River Rib) -

- II

Road bridge over River Rib. Plaque on SE parapet wall reads 'ASPENDEN BRIDGE/BUILT BY/PRIVATE SUBSCRIPTION/AD1878/W WATSON ESQ.' Red brick abuttments supporting parallel iron I-beams as deck with jack arches and tie-rods between beams. 4-bay trellis open work iron balustrade, with short brick parapet walls over the abuttments with blue brick and stone copings. Projecting ramped wing walls in red brick along sides of river rebuilt c1983. Large cast iron plaque on NE parapet giving notice of weight restriction by the County Council dated 1899, No '256'. (Branch Johnson (1970) 162).

Listing NGR: TL3633928549

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Branch Johnson, W , The Industrial Archaeology of Hertfordshire, (1970), 162

National Grid Reference: TL 36339 28549

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