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Shawbury Bridge, Shawbury

Description: Shawbury Bridge

Grade: II
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

Location: A53, Shawbury, Shropshire SY4 4HP

Locality: Shawbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 4HP

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Listing Text


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

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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