Transporter Bridge to part of Joseph Crosfield and Sons Ltd's Works

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1139433

Date first listed: 04-Apr-1975

Statutory Address: Transporter Bridge to part of Joseph Crosfield and Sons Ltd's Works, Bank Quay

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: Transporter Bridge to part of Joseph Crosfield and Sons Ltd's Works, Bank Quay

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

District: Warrington (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: SJ 59681 87619

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History

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Details

SJ 58 NE 5/160

BANK QUAY Transporter Bridge to part of Joseph Crosfield and Sons Ltd's Works

II 1913-14. Engineers: Sir William Arrol and Coy. Steel. Four brick plinths. Two pairs of latticed piers 70 ft high supporting a clear span of 200 ft, from which the transporter deck is suspended. Formerly conveyed motor vehicles and railway waggons (from a private branch leading off the former LNWR main line) to the part of Crosfield's works which is situated in a loop in the river Mersey. There are supposed to be only two other major transporter bridges in Britain.

Listing NGR: SJ5968187619

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 58733

Legacy System: LBS

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