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Westfield Farm Bridge No 36, Hanbury

Description: Westfield Farm Bridge No 36

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147823

OS Grid Reference: SO9283363462
OS Grid Coordinates: 392833, 263462
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2693, -2.1064

Location: Hanbury, Worcestershire WR9 7DX

Locality: Hanbury
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 7DX

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Listing Text

SO 96 SW
SO 92846347
3/147 (11/82)
Westfield Farm Bridge
No 36
- II

Canal accommodation bridge. Early C19. Red brick with sandstone parapet
coping. Elliptical arch and cambered sides; parapet has a 2-course band
at its base, is splayed at each end, is terminated by square piers and has
been rendered. The Worcester and Birmingham Canal was built for the Earl
of Dudley between 1791 and 1815 to link the Birmingham Canal Navigations with
the River Severn. It was intended, primarily, as a means of supplying coal
from the Black Country to the West Midlands. The towpath runs beneath the
east side of the bridge.

Listing NGR: SO9283363462

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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