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Walkmill Bridge, Market Drayton

Description: Walkmill Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 260324

OS Grid Reference: SJ6713733534
OS Grid Coordinates: 367137, 333534
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8982, -2.4900

Location: Summerhill Gardens, Market Drayton, Shropshire TF9 1BQ

Locality: Market Drayton
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 1BQ

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Listing Text

SJ 6633-6733 MARKET DRAYTON C.P. -

12/21 Walkmill Bridge

Bridge. Dated 1783, with mid-C19 alterations. Dressed red sandstone.
Single elliptical arch with raised keystone and voussoirs with stepped extrados.
Abutments with canted retaining walls. Parapet raised by one course in
the C19 and chamfered coping replaced or added. Keystone on downstream
side inscribed: "I.S. Fecit 1783". Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges
of Shropshire, Shropshire Libraries, pp. 14-15.

Listing NGR: SJ6713733534

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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