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Ward's House Bridge (Number 23), Newton-with-Clifton

Description: Ward's House Bridge (Number 23)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 183615

OS Grid Reference: SD4769931817
OS Grid Coordinates: 347699, 431817
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7800, -2.7952

Location: Clifton, Lancashire PR4 0ZJ

Locality: Newton-with-Clifton
Local Authority: Fylde Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR4 0ZJ

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Listing Text

SD 43 SE
SD 476 318
Ward's House Bridge (No.23)

Accommodation bridge over Lancaster Canal, c.1797, Engineer John Rennie.
Large rock-faced sandstone blocks. Elliptical arch with triple keystones,
bands, humped deck and parapets with rounded coping, pilastered ends. Masonry
on outer face of south east corner has crudely inscribed initials in lettering
probably contemporary with the building of the bridge "I ( ) W" and "IK PA".
Forms group with Bridge No.22, Lea Lane at SD 478 316 (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SD4769931817

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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