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Three Shire Heads Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Hartington Upper Quarter, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2139 / 53°12'49"N

Longitude: -1.9875 / 1°59'15"W

OS Eastings: 400931

OS Northings: 368535

OS Grid: SK009685

Mapcode National: GBR 23D.GBL

Mapcode Global: WHBBY.FHS0

Entry Name: Three Shire Heads Bridge

Listing Date: 7 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58100

Location: Hartington Upper Quarter, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Parish: Hartington Upper Quarter

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Wildboarclough St Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Chester

Listing Text

WILDBOARCLOUGH C.P. THREE SHIRE HEADS
SK 06 NW
4/6 Three Shire Heads
Bridge.
II
Bridge, probably late C18, of gritstone rubble with plain voussoirs of
variable thickness backed by a narrow projecting stone band. A deep
segmental arch. Stone parapets with no copings. The bridge is of
pack horse type, originally only 4 feet wide. It was later widened to
6 feet on north side and recently provided with a roadway of concrete.
The bridge is at the junction of Cheshire, Derbyshire and
Staffordshire.

Listed primarily as a landmark.


Listing NGR: SK0093168535

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

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Weslyan Chapel
    Quarnford, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, SK17

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