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Meer Bridge, Measham

Description: Meer Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 187924

OS Grid Reference: SK3251412209
OS Grid Coordinates: 432514, 312209
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7066, -1.5202

Location: Burton Road, Measham, Leicestershire DE12 7NQ

Locality: Measham
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DE12 7NQ

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Listing Text

SK 31 SW
4/34A Meer Bridge
Skew bridge of mid C19. Carried road over railway line and includes long
slope with brick retaining walls to one side. Red brick English bond,
stone coped with stone springing to single segmental brick arch. Side
buttresses. 5 brick string course with moulded upper brick on outside
of walls bordering road just above road level. Road slope begins parallel
to line and crosses diagonally to end at 90° to line on other side.
No trace of further bridge which followed immediately to carry road over
former canal: replaced by earth bank. Built for L. & N.W. & M.R. Ashby
and Nuneaton Joint Railway.

Listing NGR: SK3251412209

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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