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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: 1257827



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


District: York

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Jun-1954

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Mar-1997

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 463418

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SE6051NE FOSSGATE 1112-1/17/8 Foss Bridge 14/06/54 (Formerly Listed as: Foss Bridge)


Bridge. 1811-12; lamp standards erected 1975. By Peter Atkinson, junior. Ashlar gritstone. Single span with elliptical arch of alternately long and short voussoirs between rusticated pilaster piers. Plain cornice surmounted by parapet of bulbous balusters with moulded coping, broken in centre by sunk-panelled pier. Pilasters rise into parapet as plain terminal piers. Gas lamps on central piers replacements from New Walk. (Murray H, Riddick S & Green R: York through the Eyes of the Artist: York City Art Gallery: 1990-: 155; City of York: The Central Area: HMSO: 1981-: 104).

Listing NGR: SE6059751691

Selected Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of the City of York V Central, (1981), 104
Murray, H, Riddick, S, Green, R, York Through the Eyes of the Artist, (1990), 155

National Grid Reference: SE 60597 51691


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