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Railway Bridge over Worsley Road, Eccles

Description: Railway Bridge over Worsley Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 211948

OS Grid Reference: SJ7601998705
OS Grid Coordinates: 376019, 398705
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4845, -2.3628

Location: 75 Worsley Road, Salford M30 8SL

Locality: Eccles
County: Salford
Country: England
Postcode: M30 8SL

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Listing Text

SJ 79 NE
4/14 Railway bridge over
- Worsley Road
- II
Railway bridge. Late 1820s. By George stephenson for the
Liverpool and Manchester Railway Company. Brick with ashlar
dressings. Single-span skew bridge. The segmental skew arch
with rusticated voussoirs springs from impost bands. Bands
at the head of the arch and base of the parapet continue on
the flat pilasters to either side. The curved retaining
walls and railings are also original. The south side is
obscured by a later bridge which is not included in this
entry. R. S. Fitzgerald, Liverpool Road Station, Manchester,
1980, p.19.

Listing NGR: SJ7601998705

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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