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BAGBER BRIDGE

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: BAGBER BRIDGE

List entry Number: 1304359

Location

BAGBER BRIDGE

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

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sturminster Newton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Oct-1983

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 102386

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 71 NE STURMINSTER NEWTON BAGBER

2/62 Bagber Bridge

II

On the common boundary of the parishes of Stalbridge and Sturminster Newton. Road Bridge, c 1850 by W Davis (Engineer) and Coalbrookdale Co (makers) Cast and wrought iron with coursed rubble abutments. Single span, Bridge is of 4 cast iron girders prestressed with wrought iron bars. Arched rib in profile of each girder. Tie rods beneath. Coursed rubble abutments with string course, small square piers and capstones. Cast iron railings with chamfered cast iron stanchions. An early example of the use of prestressing techniques. (Located partly in Stalbridge Parish) Wallis AJ "Dorset Bridges: A History and Guide", Abbey Press 1974, pp51 - 52.

Listing NGR: ST7643415654

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Wallis, A J , Dorset Bridges A History and Guide, (1974), 51-52

National Grid Reference: ST 76434 15654

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