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FOOTBRIDGE LINKING UP AND DOWN PLATFORMS OF REDRUTH RAILWAY STATION

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: FOOTBRIDGE LINKING UP AND DOWN PLATFORMS OF REDRUTH RAILWAY STATION

List entry Number: 1142569

Location

FOOTBRIDGE LINKING UP AND DOWN PLATFORMS OF REDRUTH RAILWAY STATION, STATION HILL

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Redruth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Sep-1987

Date of most recent amendment: 12-Sep-1989

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66866

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

REDRUTH STATION HILL SE 64 SE (south side) 11/304 Footbridge linking up and down 29.9.87 platforms of Redruth Railway Station GV II Footbridge. Dated 1888 in spandrels; for Great Western Railway Company. Cast and wrought iron, steel, and wood. U-plan, with quarter-turned flights of steps parallel to the line on the west side. The bridge is carried by a square set of cast-iron columns at each end, the capitals decorated in Egyptian style, the ΒΌ- turn landing on top of these columns approached by open wooden steps on steel strings with cast-iron open-work balusters and wooden handrails; the triangular spandrels to the main deck were all formerly decorated with wrought-iron monograms "1888" and "GWR" but these survive completely only on the east side at the north end; the landings and the main deck are protected by wrought-iron lattice fences. The steps at the south end rise from the porch of the waiting room (q.v.), to which they are linked. Bisto : part of the improvements connected with the dualling of the line. Listed as an unaltered example of its type and date.

Listing NGR: SW7006242020

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National Grid Reference: SW 70062 42020

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