MANCHESTER TO LEEDS LINE DISUSED BRIDGE OVER ROCHDALE CANAL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1356431
Date first listed:
06-Oct-1987
Statutory Address:
MANCHESTER TO LEEDS LINE DISUSED BRIDGE OVER ROCHDALE CANAL

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Location

Statutory Address:
MANCHESTER TO LEEDS LINE DISUSED BRIDGE OVER ROCHDALE CANAL

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

District:
Oldham (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 88725 06593

Details

SD 80 NE CHADDERTON MANCHESTER TO LEEDS RAILWAY LINE 3/52 Disused bridge over Rochdale Canal G.V. II Railway bridge over Rochdale Canal. 1863 for the Manchester to Leeds Railway Co. Cast-iron with stone abutments and wrought-iron remedial work of later C19. Skew bridge. Convex-bottomed cast-iron beams span between the principal girders. Later wrought-iron beams were added between each of the original beams. Each is bolted to the principal girders which have open painted arcades,incorporated arched compression members and which were pre-cast in several sections before being bolted together.Decorated spandrels have pierced quatrefoils and daggers and form a Tudor arch below the principal girders.The large square abutment piers were removed on the west when a new bridge was constructed adjacent to the old one. The later bridge is not included in this entry.

Listing NGR: SD8872506593

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
212415
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.

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