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Footbridge over River Derwent, Shotley Bridge

Description: Footbridge over River Derwent

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240647

OS Grid Reference: NZ0845851830
OS Grid Coordinates: 408458, 551830
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8612, -1.8697

Location: Burnhope, Durham DH8 8SF

Locality: Shotley Bridge
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 8SF

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Listing Text

NZ 05 SE NZ 086518

17/276 Footbridge over
River Derwentu


Footbridge, later C19. Iron with boarded walkway, on tooled stone
cutwater bases. 2 braced pylon piers with scrolled wrought iron brackets
hold girders, with tensioned rods beneath, carrying walkway. Triple
handrail on knopped standards with conical finials, ramped down over 3
stone steps at east end. At west end handrails are linked to short
flanking lengths of railing with spearhead bars.

Part of this bridge is in County Durham.

Listing NGR: NZ0845851830

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Source: English Heritage

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