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Canal Bridge, Chance's Glassworks (Approximately 160 Metres West of Spon Lane South) Birmingham Cana, Smethwick

Description: Canal Bridge, Chance's Glassworks (Approximately 160 Metres West of Spon Lane South) Birmingham Cana

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 219210

OS Grid Reference: SP0051589719
OS Grid Coordinates: 400515, 289719
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5054, -1.9938

Location: Birch Court, West Bromwich, Sandwell B66 1QG

Locality: Smethwick
County: Sandwell
Country: England
Postcode: B66 1QG

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Listing Text

SP 08 NW
Birmingham Level, Smethwick
9/11 Canal Bridge,
Chance's Glassworks
21.7.78 (approx 160m west of Spon
Lane South)


Bridge. Mid-C19. Brick with sandstone coping and iron railings. Single
low segmental arch. End piers linked by broad brick band. The bridge spans
Telford's New Main Line, which was built in a cutting on the Birmingham Level
and was opened in 1828. It carries a roadway which formerly linked the
northern part of Chance's Glassworks (qv) with buildings to the south of the
canal and which passes under the adjacent railway bridge (qv).

Listing NGR: SP0051589719

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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