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

Map

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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

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History

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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

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Legacy System number: 212415

Legacy System: LBS

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