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Lever Bridge, Middleton

Description: Lever Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 213443

OS Grid Reference: SD8648405345
OS Grid Coordinates: 386484, 405345
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5446, -2.2054

Location: 7 Greenson Dr, Middleton, Rochdale M24 4FE

Locality: Middleton
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: M24 4FE

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Listing Text

SD 80 NE
Lever Bridge
Bridge over River Irk. C17 with later repair and rebuilding.
Dressed stone. Single segmental arch with keystone and band.
The parapet walls splay out at the ends and have chamfered
edges to the top stones. Inscribed stones read: "Darcy Lever
LL.D. enlarged this bridge 1733", "RL 1636 IL" (Robert
Lever), and "1658". A stone bearing the date of 1836 has
also been recorded.

Listing NGR: SD8648405345

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Source: English Heritage

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