Description: Shawbury Bridge
Date Listed: 29 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 260130
OS Grid Reference: SJ5614921292
OS Grid Coordinates: 356149, 321292
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7874, -2.6516
SJ 52 SE SHAWBURY C.P. SHAWBURY
9/134 Shawbury Bridge
Bridge. Mid-C18, widened in 1936. Red and grey sandstone ashlar.
3 round arches with archivolts and raised triple keystones. Breakwaters
with concave tops. Planking pilaster buttresses, string course and
parapet. Angled wing walls The Bridge was widened to the south in
1936. Stone in southern parapet inscribed: "SALOP C.C./SHAWBURY BRIDGE/
WIDENED 1936". The bridge carries the Shrewsbury-Market Drayton road
over the River Roden. Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of Shropshire,
Shropshire County Libraries and Shropshire County Council, p.65.
Listing NGR: SJ5614921292
Source: English Heritage
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