WEDNESFIELD ROAD HIGH LEVEL RAILWAY BRIDGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208890
Date first listed:
20-Feb-1987
Statutory Address:
WEDNESFIELD ROAD HIGH LEVEL RAILWAY BRIDGE, WEDNESFIELD ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WEDNESFIELD ROAD HIGH LEVEL RAILWAY BRIDGE, WEDNESFIELD ROAD

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

District:
City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SO 91876 98993

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SO9198NE WEDNESFIELD ROAD 895-1/12/356 Wednesfield Road High Level Railway 20/02/87 Bridge

GV II

Railway underbridge to high level line. 1848; widened on north east side, c1870 and 1880. Brick abutments, ashlar dressings, rivetted cast- iron decking and beams. On the later, north-east, side the abutments curve round in quadrants which terminate in stone quoined angles against the faces of the adjoining retaining walls (q.v.). Above both quoined angles there is a large painted stone pedestal with cornice and a recessed panel on the outer face which contain a shield inscribed: A.D. 1880. Between the pedestals, a riveted cast-iron parapet in framed panels; in the central panel an oval cast iron plate with figures: 1880 in its centre, and lettering: ERECTED BY THE HORSELEY CO. LTD divided above and below, and HENRY WOODHOUSE above and ENGINEER below against rim of plate. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO9187698993

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
378637
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/04557/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr GW Tanner. Source Historic England Archive
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