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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.


List entry Number: 1186666



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


District: Sir Fynwy - Monmouthshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Chepstow Community

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Tidenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Aug-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 07-Mar-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 354595

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TIDENHAM ST 59 SW 12/249


Chepstow Rail Bridge

(see also Chepstow list)

(formerly listed as Chepstow Tubular Railway Suspension Bridge (Part in Lydney Road))



Rail bridge over river Wye. 1849 by Brunel. Cast and wrought iron and steel. One large inverted 'W' girder spans the river from the English (east) side to a group of six tubular iron supports, then three spans in simple channel form carried on two sets of three tubular iron supports on land on the Welsh (west) side, to heavy stone abutment to the railway embankment. Balustrade in profiled pressed steel. Most of the super-structure is not original, the principal Brunel work being in the tubular supports.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10 November 2016.

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National Grid Reference: ST5394994083


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