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Chipping Hill Bridge, Witham

Description: Chipping Hill Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 113495

OS Grid Reference: TL8157715338
OS Grid Coordinates: 581577, 215338
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8072, 0.6324

Location: Powers Hall End, Witham, Essex CM8 2JS

Locality: Witham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM8 2JS

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Listing Text

7/2/1973 (South side)
Chipping Hill Bridge


Bridge. Built 1770 by Charles Malyon and Samuel Humpherys, Witham bricklayers. Red brick with stone coping. A narrow bridge with 5 arches. On each side, a plain brick parapet wit stone coping projects above the arches, carried on a round brick overhang with a brick band above. Coping has an inscription carved by two soldiers during the First World War, privates Edwards and Baylis, who were range wardens in the 7th Royal Warwick Regiment. The inscription contains the arms of the regiment, their names and their function, several names of Warwickshire towns and the date 1/6 1915 within a shield.

Listing NGR: TL8157715338

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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