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Platt Mill Bridge (That Part in Ruyton Xi Towns Civil Parish), Baschurch

Description: Platt Mill Bridge (That Part in Ruyton Xi Towns Civil Parish)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 256688

OS Grid Reference: SJ4034222258
OS Grid Coordinates: 340342, 322258
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7946, -2.8862

Location: B4397, Baschurch, Shropshire SY4 1LR

Locality: Baschurch
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 1LR

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Listing Text

SJ 42 SW

9/136 Platt Mill Bridge (that
- part in Ruyton-XI-Towns


Shown on O.S. map as Platt Bridge.
Bridge. 1791 by Edward Cureton. Regularly coursed and dressed red sand-
stone rubble. Twin segmental-headed arches with voussoirs and stepped
cutwater. Flat string course slightly rising to centre. Circular corner
piers. Long wing walls also terminating in circular corner piers. Small
pierced flood arch to west side. Cureton was both designer and contractor
for the construction of the bridge. Spans the River Perry, which here forms
the boundary with Baschurch C.P. Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of
Shropshire (1985), p.24.

Listing NGR: SJ4034222258

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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