History in Structure

Visiting for the first time since the site upgrade? Read what's new!

Prestolee Bridge over River Irwell

A Grade II Listed Building in Kearsley, Bolton

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5523 / 53°33'8"N

Longitude: -2.3767 / 2°22'35"W

OS Eastings: 375142

OS Northings: 406256

OS Grid: SD751062

Mapcode National: GBR CWVC.89

Mapcode Global: WH97W.GZH2

Entry Name: Prestolee Bridge over River Irwell

Location: Bolton, M26

County: Bolton

Locality: Kearsley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Listing Date: 19 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210513

Source ID: 1162287

Listing Text

KEARSLEY -
SD 70 NE
SD 751062
10/32 Prestolee Bridge
over River Irwell
-
G.V. II

Packhorse bridge. Late C18, earlier than aqueduct. Stone.
5 elliptical arches with alternate projecting voussoirs.
Cutwaters and flat piers. Band and parapet. The bridge is
only 5 ft wide.


Listing NGR: SD7514206256

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.