Description: Cast Iron Wall to Bridge
Date Listed: 30 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 185635
OS Grid Reference: SD8693322935
OS Grid Coordinates: 386933, 422935
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7027, -2.1994
SD 82 SE BACUP SOUTH STREET
13/58 Cast iron wall to bridge
Cast iron wall, formerly part of bridge over River Irwell dated
1883-4; only part of right half remaining. Gothic style: 5 sections,
each with 3 Tudor-arched panels and roll-moulded weathered battlements.
Section at left end (but presumably originally the centre of a longer
wall) has moulded coat of Arms of Bacup bearing the motto HONOR ET INDUSTRIA
and lettered at the head and sides JOHN HARGREAVES MAYOR 1883-4; similar
lettering above J. WILSON BOROUGH ENGINEER,and below JAMES BARKER & SONS.
ENGINEERS BACUP 1883.
Listing NGR: SD8693322935
Source: English Heritage
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