If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Dunhampstead Bridge No 30
Date Listed: 26 August 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 147876
OS Grid Reference: SO9174860051
OS Grid Coordinates: 391748, 260051
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2386, -2.1222
Explore more of the area around Oddingley, Worcestershire at Explore Britain.
ODDINGLEY CP WORCESTER AND BIRMINGHAM
SO 96 SW
SO 91756007 CANAL
3/200 (14/77) Dunhampstead Bridge No 30
Canal road bridge. Early to mid-C19. Red and blue brick with blue brick
parapet and coping. Elliptical arch and cambered sides; parapet has a
2-course band at base, is splayed at each end and is terminated by square
piers with sandstone capping. 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 south-west Midlands.
The towpath runs beneath the east side of the bridge.
Listing NGR: SO9174860051
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.