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Milford Bridge (That Part in Baschurch Cp), Baschurch

Description: Milford Bridge (That Part in Baschurch Cp)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 260719

OS Grid Reference: SJ4208921082
OS Grid Coordinates: 342089, 321082
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7842, -2.8601

Location: Milford Road, Little Ness, Shropshire SY4 2JU

Locality: Baschurch
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 2JU

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Listing Text

SJ 42 SW
15/20 Milford Bridge (that
- part in Baschurch C.P.)
Bridge. 1831. Thomas Stanton, engineer. Tooled red sandstone ashlar.
Two segmental arches with stepped voussoirs, impost bands, and central
semi-circular cutwaters. Curved wing walls with square end piers, string
course, and plain parapet with rounded top. Parapet of large stone blocks
with herringbone tooling. The contract for the building of the bridge
was awarded to Nathaniel Edwards. Thomas Stanton was deputy to Thomas
Telford, the County Surveyor of Bridges. Milford Bridge carries the
Little Ness - Baschurch road over the River Perry, and part of it stands
within Little Ness C.P. Anthony Blackwall, Historic Bridges of Shropshire
(1985), p. 27.

Listing NGR: SJ4208921082

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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