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Former Road Bridge on Dismantled Railway, South Cerney

Description: Former Road Bridge on Dismantled Railway

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129569

OS Grid Reference: SU0635896270
OS Grid Coordinates: 406358, 196270
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6652, -1.9095

Location: B4696, South Cerney, Gloucestershire GL7 5LU

Locality: South Cerney
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5LU

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Listing Text

SU 09 NE
(west side)
9/268 Former road bridge on
dismantled railway
Former road bridge on dismantled Midland and South-West Junction
Railway, by-passed by Spine Road to east. Line opened 1870s, from
Cheltenham to Andover via Swindon. Red brick with blue brick
coping. Total length about 60m with 10 splayed arches rising in
gentle curve with transverse supporting walls pierced by 2 round-
headed and round-based hollow arches forming view from end to end.
Total width about 5 or 6m. Four projecting courses of brick run
above the 4 courses which form the "voussoirs". Piers at south end
only. This remains an important landscape element as well as
being a historic reminder of the former railway line.

Listing NGR: SU0635896270

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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