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Causeway Leading to River Welland Bridge, Bringhurst

Description: Causeway Leading to River Welland Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 190922

OS Grid Reference: SP8449991120
OS Grid Coordinates: 484499, 291120
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5114, -0.7563

Location: Middleton Road, Bringhurst, Leicestershire LE16 8XS

Locality: Bringhurst
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8XS

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Listing Text



6/20 Causeway leading to
River Welland bridge


Causeway. Later C18, probably widened C19. Coursed rubble stone and squared stone
with stone dressings, and red brick. The side walls, of stone, are pierced by
7 semicircular arches. Dressed stone surrounds, mostly with keystones and some
of these are triple. Various tiny triple arches for drainage pipes as well. The
larger arches are lined partly with large blocks of squared stone, and partly
with red brick. On the upstream side are 2 large semicircular passing places,
the bases of stone and the parapets of red brick with stone coping. The railings
on both sides of the road are C20 and of concrete and metal. The causeway is
clOOm long. The bridge over the River Welland is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SP8449991120

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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