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Oxley Viaduct

A Grade II Listed Building in St Peter's, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.6027 / 52°36'9"N

Longitude: -2.1332 / 2°7'59"W

OS Eastings: 391073

OS Northings: 300552

OS Grid: SJ910005

Mapcode National: GBR 1CC.5D

Mapcode Global: WHBFS.6VF2

Entry Name: Oxley Viaduct

Location: Wolverhampton, WV6

County: City of Wolverhampton

Locality: St Peter's

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Listing Date: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378422

Source ID: 1201817

Listing Text


895-1/2/235 Oxley Viaduct


Viaduct. 1847-9. By Robert Stephenson and William Baker for
Shrewsbury and Birmingham Railway Company. Blue brick with
ashlar dressings. 12 segmental arches with ashlar impost bands
and platt band over; stone-coped brick parapet; 3rd arch from
north is skew arch over the Birmingham Canal Navigation
(q.v.), with rusticated ashlar voussoirs; blind round-headed
arch to south. An impressive and early example.
(Collins P: Notes on buildings of interest in Wolverhampton:

Listing NGR: SJ9107300552

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

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