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Description: Roving Bridge over Birmingham Wolverhampton Line Immediately West of Fazeley Junction
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217610
OS Grid Reference: SP0587886780
OS Grid Coordinates: 405878, 286780
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4789, -1.9149
5104 Ladywood B16
Roving Bridge over Birmingham/
Wolverhampton line immediately
west of Fazeley Junction
SP 0586 NE 31/1
Dated 1827, Horseley Ironworks (of Tipton) cast iron roving bridge. Unusual
at this date in being a virtually flat span of 2 single castings with pierced
x pattern parapets, the deck panels bolted into lower flanges. Ashlar
footings on swept English bond brick abutments, double ramped approaches.
A roving bridge type establishment on the BCN contemporary with Telford's
Listing NGR: SP0587886780
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Source: English Heritage
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