Description: Platt Mill Bridge (That Part in Baschurch Cp)
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260702
OS Grid Reference: SJ4034722260
OS Grid Coordinates: 340347, 322260
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7946, -2.8861
BASCHURCH C.P. B.4397
SJ 42 SW
15/7 Platt Mill Bridge (that
- part in Baschurch C.P.)
Shown on O.S. map as Platt Bridge.
Bridge. 1791 by Edward Cureton. Regularly coursed and dressed red
sandstone 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 Ruyton-XI-Towns C.P. Anthony Blackwall,
Historic Bridges of Shropshire (1985), p. 24.
Listing NGR: SJ4034722260
Source: English Heritage
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