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Albert Edward Bridge, The Gorge

Description: Albert Edward Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258791

OS Grid Reference: SJ6581704046
OS Grid Coordinates: 365817, 304046
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6331, -2.5065

Location: Buildwas Road, The Gorge, Telford and Wrekin TF8 7BJ

Locality: The Gorge
County: Telford and Wrekin
Country: England
Postcode: TF8 7BJ

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Listing Text

BUILDWAS C.P. B.4380 (south side)
SJ 60 SE
6/9 Albert Edward Bridge
Railway bridge. 1863 by John Fowler, engineer. Cast-iron; brown brick
abutments with chamfered yellow brick angle quoins. Single segmental
girder arch with mid-C20 steel parapet. Plates at apex of arch record
the date and name of the bridge and the names of its engineer and the
contractors responsible, Messrs Brassby and Field; another plate records
the fact that the bridge was cast and erected by the Coalbrookdale
Company of Ironbridge. Half of the bridge, which spans the River Severn,
is in Wrekin District, where it is listed Grade II as item 13/347
and ascribed a date of 1859.

Listing NGR: SJ6581704046

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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