VICTORIA BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1116273

Date first listed: 19-Jul-1988

Statutory Address: VICTORIA BRIDGE, VICTORIA ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: VICTORIA BRIDGE, VICTORIA ROAD

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

District: Calderdale (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 05870 23390

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SOWERBY BRIDGE VICTORIA ROAD SE 0423-0523 12/287 Victoria Bridge - II Road bridge. Dated 1864. Contractors P Berry and Son, Sowerby Bridge. For Major R Stansfield of Fieldhouse (q.v). Stone and cast iron. 2-span bridge with central stone pier cut to a triangular face on west side and rounded on east side. Causeway base has sunk panels with raised pattern. Flanking cause- way, are square end and central piers with pyramidal caps, the centrel piers having floral-decorated bases and carrying plaques with the bridge's name, contractor and patron. Between piers are railings of crossed diagonal, vertical and horizontal struts with a patera to centre of each cross. The open iron-work construction was designed to allow flood water to pass through. Sowerby Bridge Civic Society, Sowerby Bridge Trial, p8.

Listing NGR: SE0587023390

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 339423

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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Sowerby Bridge Trail8

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