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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: 1201898



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


District: City of Wolverhampton

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-Mar-1992

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 378642

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SO99NW WEST PARK 895-1/5/358 Bridge over lake


Bridge over lake. 1880. Cast-iron with ashlar abutments and piers. Cast-iron segmental arches with lattice work spandrels has date: 1880; balustrade with interlaced arcading and handrail, partly repaired with timber; ashlar piers to ends have embattled parapets; flat deck approx 5m wide and 20m long. West Park was laid out by V.H. Vertegans, 1879-81, on the site of Broad Meadows racecourse. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London: 1974-: P.326; Wolverhampton Borough Council: Report on West Park: 1989-; Register of Parks and Gardens.).

Listing NGR: SO9057499242

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Staffordshire, (1974), 326
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 43 West Midlands,
Report on West Park, (1989)

National Grid Reference: SO 90574 99242


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