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Wyrley and Essington Canal Footbridge at Pelsall Junction, Walsall

Description: Wyrley and Essington Canal Footbridge at Pelsall Junction

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 219182

OS Grid Reference: SK0197504438
OS Grid Coordinates: -691026, -15286931
Latitude/Longitude: 1,000.0000, 1,000.0000

Location: Willenhall, Walsall WS3 5AD

Locality: Walsall
County: Walsall
Country: England
Postcode: WS3 5AD

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Listing Text

SK 00 SW
4/123 Footbridge at
Pelsall Junction
- II

Towpath bridge. Probably early to mid-C19. Spans Wyrley & Essington Canal
(opened 1797) at its junction with Cannock Extension Canal (opened 1863).
Cast iron with brick abutments which have some sandstone dressings. Single
segmental arch. Both side girders cast in one piece, pierced to form lattice-
work pattern of saltire crosses. Girders joined by iron plates to form walkway.

Listing NGR: SK0197504438

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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