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Westernmost of the 3 Packhorse Bridges

A Grade II Listed Building in Cotton Edmunds, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1856 / 53°11'8"N

Longitude: -2.7855 / 2°47'7"W

OS Eastings: 347606

OS Northings: 365681

OS Grid: SJ476656

Mapcode National: GBR 7G.37W0

Mapcode Global: WH88H.56T5

Entry Name: Westernmost of the 3 Packhorse Bridges

Location: Cotton Edmunds, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Parish: Cotton Edmunds

Locality: Christleton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Listing Date: 1 March 1967

Last Amended: 8 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55728

Source ID: 1130564

Listing Text

SJ 46 NE COTTON EDMUNDS C.P. PLATTS LANE
4759 6567 Hockenhull Platts

2/25 Westernmost of the 3
"Packhorse Bridges".
(formerly listed as
Pack-horse bridges, west
side of group of 3).
1/3/1967

GV II

Humpback bridge over drain: probably later C18. Dressed tooled red
sandstone blocks. Recessed segmental arch carries a plain parapet
with a chamfered coping joined by iron ties. On the north side the
abutments step forward, the south side is flush. Parapets follow the
line of the bridge down and end at square blocks. Small stone sets
and cobbles form the carriageway.

Similar and contemporary to the other 2 bridges, item 2/32.


Listing NGR: SJ4760665681

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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