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Balustrade Between Rochester Bridge and Rochester Pier, Rochester

Description: Balustrade Between Rochester Bridge and Rochester Pier

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 172967

OS Grid Reference: TQ7408868693
OS Grid Coordinates: 574088, 168693
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3906, 0.5008

Location: Esplanade, Strood, Medway ME1 1QE

Locality: Rochester
County: Medway
Country: England
Postcode: ME1 1QE

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Listing Text

TO 7468
7/36 Balustrade between
Rochester Bridge
24.10.50 and Rochester Pier
Balustrade between River Medway and Esplanade. Erected 1914 re-
using parts of Lewis Cubitt's bridge of 1856 which was demolished
to make way for the present road bridge (qv). Bulbous limestone
balusters with coping and plinth. Large panelled plinth carries
a lamp on tall fluted column (similar to those on the 1914
bridge). The pier end terminates with a pair of low panelled
piers with fluted columns (but no lamps).

Listing NGR: TQ7408868693

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Source: English Heritage

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